Top
20
Doctor insights on: Is It Bad To Have A Headache For 3 Days

Share
1

1
Is it likely bad to have vertigo for 3 months?

Is it likely bad to have vertigo for 3 months?

Wouldn't ignore: Don't ignore this. Many possibilities, some serious. Get checked out by neurologist, ent. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
4,296 doctors shared insights

Headache (Definition)

The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more


3

3
Should i go to the emergency room for my headache? I have 3 brain aneurysms, and this is a different headache than I have ever had. This headache comes on strong, and is a throbbing headache. It only last for no more than a minute and goes away for about

Should i go to the emergency room for my headache? I have 3 brain aneurysms, and this is a different headache than I have ever had. This headache comes on strong, and is a throbbing headache. It only last for no more than a minute and goes away for about

Better to be safe: Usually, when an aneurysm ruptures, patients describe the worst headache of their life. If your headaches have changed in intensity or quality, the safe thing to do is to go to the er for confirmation that it is not from a rupture or a sentinel bleed signaling imminent rupture. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
Is it normal to have a sore throat for 3 weeks?

Is it normal to have a sore throat for 3 weeks?

Throat Pain: Greetings. Persistent throat pain should be evaluated by an ENT physician. A Nasopharyngolaryngoscopy will provide a detailed and comprehensive view of the mucosal surfaces. This should provide a direction for treatment. ...Read more

7

7
What to do with a sinus infection that has lasted for 3 weeks?

What to do with a sinus infection that has lasted for 3 weeks?

Need Antibiotics: .If you have sinus infection you need to see your doctor to make sure you have sinus infection and if so, you will need to be treated with proper course of antibiotics. You may need to be treated with a longer course or different antibiotics some times as ling as four to six weeks and decongestants to drain the mucus. ...Read more

8

8
Is it possible to have really bad nausea 3 days after conception? I'm taking Macrobid 100mg for an UTI so is it more likely from this?

Is it possible to have really bad nausea 3 days after conception? I'm taking Macrobid 100mg for an UTI so is it more likely from this?

Nausea & pregnancy: It's not possible to have nausea from pregnancy until well after the embryo implants. Implantation starts at about 7 days after conception. Usually pregnant women don't have nausea until at least 21 days after implantation. At day 3 it's impossible. More likely to be due to taking antibiotics for UTI. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
9

9
Is it normal to be congested and have a bad cough for about a month?

Not normal: The symptoms of nasal congestion and cough can be suggestive of allergies or sinus infection. It is not uncommon for both to continue for weeks or longer. There is effective treatment for both. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
11

11
When I go to the bathroom; I got a very bad migraine that has been lasting for 4 hours now, and my pee is cloudy. Is this a pregnancy symptom?

When I go to the bathroom; I got a very bad migraine that has been lasting for 4 hours now, and my pee is cloudy. Is this a pregnancy symptom?

Infection: No. It is a sign of infection or illness. It is not in any way a sign of early pregnancy. It also is not in any way a sign that you are not pregnant. Go get the infection treated. ...Read more

13

13
I have a sinus infection and I am on cefdinir sine a week. I have 3 more days of the course. I can breath better and nose is not as stuffy as it was but i get blood in my phlegm. Is this serious?

I have a sinus infection and I am on cefdinir sine a week. I have 3 more days of the course. I can breath better and nose is not as stuffy as it was but i get blood in my phlegm. Is this serious?

Not unusual: Are you on any other treatments beside the antibiotic. Some nasal sprays can cause minor bleeding or dry membranes from decongestants. The blood may be from the back of your nose and should resolve when the infection is gone. It is also possibile you are coughing up the blood, again which is could happen with infection, but if it doesn't resolve should be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
14

14
I have a broken blood vessel in my eye, is it better to take Tylenol or ibuprofen for a headache that I have right now?

I have a broken blood vessel in my eye, is it better to take Tylenol or ibuprofen for a headache that I have right now?

Tylenol: only as needed for pain. Ibuprofen can prolong or extend bleeding; however most "broken blood vessels in the white of the eye ( subconjunctival hemorrhage ) are self limited and benign unless your vision is affected. ...Read more

16

16
I've had a headache on and off after i stand up or cough for about 3 days now. Is it something serious?

I've had a headache on and off after i stand up or cough for about 3 days now. Is it something serious?

Unlikely but ...: Please see your health provider if the situation persists or worsens and see the link below to help you. http://www.achenet.org/news/headache_red_flags_when_to_see_your_doctor/ ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
17

17
Is it safe to take vicodin for a concussion? I have vicodin from a recent surgery and my headache is awful.

Is it safe to take vicodin for a concussion? I have vicodin from a recent surgery and my headache is awful.

Vicodin: Narcotic medications are certainly not the mainstay of concussion treatment. See your physician for concussion work up and treatment. Pain medications can mask serious problems not only cognitively but intracranially. ...Read more

18

18
Is it normal for a child to get tonsillitis twice in 3 weeks?

Is it normal for a child to get tonsillitis twice in 3 weeks?

It can happen ...: Because tonsillitis is often viral and there are many strains of viruses being passed around the communities. ...Read more

19

19
I have had constant diarrhea for the last few weeks, regardless of what I eat. Is this something I should see a doctor about, or is this common?

I have had constant diarrhea for the last few weeks, regardless of what I eat. Is this something I should see a doctor about, or is this common?

Not normal: Diarrhea lasting several weeks is not normal and should be evaluated by a physician. Especially if you have traveled abroad or had any exposure to impure food or water. ...Read more

20

20
What is the cause of chilling? I have a cough for 3 weeks now!

What is the cause of chilling? I have a cough for 3 weeks now!

Prolonged cough: A chronic cough could indicate many things and should be checked out by a doc. That said, if you now have chills on top of the cough I would be worried about an ongoing disease process. Chills are the body's way to create fever- since u feel cold, then pile on blankets or shiver which makes the muscles release heat-- fever! Cough now with chills could be pleurisy among other things & needs check ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer