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Migraines Increasing Eye Pressure
Can migraine preventatives cause iop eye pressure like prednisolone does and if so which ones should I steer clear off. Many thanx?
Started 20mg of steroids for sarcoid. My eye pressure got so bad I had to stop taking after 5 days. My nose was stuffy and gum pain And migraine. Why?
Steroid responder: Some people respond to steroids when taking systemically or locally as an eye drop or inhaler, The response in the eye is an increase in the ocular pressure. Discontinuing the steroid will usually solve the problem,however,a drop to lower the pressure is sometimes necessary to lower the pressure. Steroids should be avoided if possible. ...Read more
If your eye pressure is 20 what does that mean? He told me it was high but do i need to worry about anything? Would this cause migranes and headaches?
Ent doctor took one look in ears and said i was fine but for a year I've had sinus pain and pressure, migraines, eye pain and slight vision issues.Ideas?
I have had a migraine for 4 days now & the pressure behind my eyes is horrible. I'm 51 yrs. Old. Upon waking up after a restless night I am temporarily painfree until i eat something, then the headache is back as well as the pressure.
Could be muscle pain: Muscles in the mouth can tighten and send pain into the area behind the eyes. If you have already been under treatment by a md, you might benefit from a visit to a dentist trained in neuromuscular dentistry. How do I know this? I had similar symptoms until properly diagnosed and treated! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For the last two days i've had a headache and pain behind my eyes. My eyes feel as though there's fluid or pressure behind them. Is this a migraine?
I have a really bad migraine which i get often but this one is causing me to have pressure in my right eye to where it hurts to have open.
I am wondering about the manifestation of migraines. Could I get a migraine that manifests in a feeling of pressure in the eyes (as if I am tired or sad) and speech impairment? Please let me know. Thank you.
Yes: you can get migraines with neurologic symptoms. but it is safer to discuss things with your doctor rather than self diagnosis . There are other sinister conditions which can mimic migraines. some info on migraine is on the following link.http://patient.info/health/migraine-leaflet ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Migraine for the past 3 days nothing will touch it pressured pain right behind my eyes could this not be a migraine? What else will make it go away
Went through agonising pain of migraine made me throw up twice. Couldn't close my eyes and pressure all around my eyes. How can I deal with it?
Migraine treatment: Once a diagnosis of migraine has been made, effective management of migraine involves three specific strategies: 1) patient education, 2) nonpharmacological management, and 3) pharmacological (medical) management. See an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and professional management. ...Read more
Constnt pressure pain behind eyes. Migraine tablets ease d pain not the pressure Was taking sinus med. didnt work have it for 7 months. Cat scan clear?
Daily forehead pain: It's difficult to know the solution here. The symptoms have been present a long time, your test is normal and your treatments have not worked. There is no clear answer. Consider this- people who snore and have trouble sleeping have a sensation like this, it is worse in the morning, and treatment of sleep apnea seems to help them. At least, you will want to try some other solutions for this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What could cause severe migraine like headaches always on the left side with enormous pressure behind the eye?
Vestibular migraine? Past 2weeks felt pressure around eyes & nose, niggly headache, waves of dizzyness now & then feels like its from eyes ?
Sinus Headache: Many patients with pain in the sinus area of the face or around the eyes are often diagnosed with a “sinus headache.” however, many patients with these symptoms met the ihs criteria for migraine without aura but received a diagnosis of “sinus headaches” resulting in incorrect treatment. My recommendation: see a headache specialist for ruling out secondary headache, proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
I have had bad pressure in my right ear since Jan. It causes pain in my right eyes an bad pressure in my temple I also get a migraine from it . I also?
Need an exam: It's difficult to give helpful advice for your type of symptoms. Would need to know a lot more about your symptoms and examen you. Your best bet is to see your physician in person for a proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
How do you know if you have a sinus pressure headache or a migraine? I haven't been sick but I have severe pressure when i bend in ears, head and eyes
I'll vote 'sinus': They really have little in common. Google the symptoms of 'migraine' and 'sinus headache' - you'll see that it's prettyu clear. Try OTC relief or visit your Dr or an ENT. It's tricky to fix, but some relief is likely. Best! ...Read more
Constant Migraine headache pain, stabbing pain around left eye Starts at around 6am. Worse after a little wine or whiskey. Head pressure bending over?
Chronic migraines: Sounds as if you may have chronic headaches potentially of a migraine type but we'd need more data than you've supplied to make that decision. You should see a headache doctor since I get the sense this could be a more complex picture needing more specialized training to resolve. If you'd like to write me a message or have a specialty consult land on: www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi ...Read more
Ice application: If you have pain at the base of the head, try icing the area for a few minutes (5-7 minutes) and see if it helps. You will most likely benefit from tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen. If it is a severe headache with any other symptoms, contact your pcp or a neurologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer