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Neck Pain And Headache Is A Tension Headache Less Dangerous Than A Migraine
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
Is tramadol effective for headache(back of head) and neck pain(tension)..or would a muscle relaxer be more effective?
Tramadol: Tramadol is a rather unique analgesic drug that is indicated for moderate to moderately severe pain, headache and neck pain included. Tramadol is not technically classified as an opioid analgesic. Instead, it is classified as a centrally acting synthetic analgesic compound and therefore is not a scheduled narcotic drug. ...Read more
Is bone pain around the eye that triggers headaches and/or migraine considered a cluster headache?
Bad headache in the left temple. It is probably a migraine or stress tension headache. But if it was a brain tumor. Would there be other symptoms?
Likely not tumor: Given your younger age and type of symptoms currently displayed, a brain tumor is less likely. It depends on the frequency and severity of symptoms, but you might consider requesting your doctor to order an MRI brain with and without contrast (it provides better detail of the brain than does the ct). I would definitely consider quitting smoking. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Severe forehead headache, neck pain, ear pain , dizzy head very heavy is it a combination of sinus and tension headache? Eyes heavy too.Spin sensation
See a doctor: I'm sorry, but we can't diagnose you from online. Please see a physician who can properly take your history, examine you, and treat you. Please do this as soon as you can -- sinus infections can worsen if not addressed. Be well. ...Read more
Possibly : Many people think of tension headache as "just a stress problem.". They can actually be quite severe and cause loss of work time, interfere with family or home life as well. Rebound headache associated with taking pain relievers for too long can act this way. Migraine headaches and cluster headaches can do this, as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Which is better and the most effective tylenol (acetaminophen) or Excedrin for tension headache / migraine?
Depends: Excedrin contains tylenol (or acetaminophen)/caffeine/aspirin. For some people, tylenol alone can help with their headache. For more severe headache/migraine, excedrin might help better since it has caffeine which helps to constrict your blood vessels. In both cases, it will not treat/cure your headache, but it will help with the pain. ...Read more
See HA specialist: Once a diagnosis of migraine has been made, effective involves 3 specific strategies: 1) patient education, 2) nonpharmacological 3) pharmacological (medical) management. Prophylactic therapy is recommended for the chronic and disabling migraine. Some migraine patients are prone to medication overuse headaches. See orofacial pain or headache specialist. ...Read more
Is there such a thing as a body migraine. Pain that comes on quick like a headache does with sensory issues preceding but pain more in body than head?
Yes: These are common and while not as severe as migraines, can have lesser known aggravating symptoms. I often see patients that have both migraines and tension type headaches. If there are any changes in symptoms, please go get yourself checked out. ...Read more
Severe migraine for a week and pain deep in ears too. What causes the deep ear pain within migraines?
Radiated pain: It could be radiated pain. See a neurologist and an ENT to get appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Had throbbing headache for 4 days, hurts to move eyes, pain in neck, facial pressure stiff neck, now pain has lessened, is this a migraine?
I'm having muscle tension, headaches, and dizziness really bad. Is this normal for a ear infection?
Is it possible to have a migraine that's only one sided..Throbbing..No nausea..No photophobia..Made worse by moving. Also with a preheadachey feeling?
Is a brain tumor headache just a feeling of pressure with out pain, or is usually consisted with pain?
Terrible Headache, ear pain, neck pain and lightheaded for a week. Nothing helps. Could this be Meningitis?
Possible: Just because it may not be meningitis does not mean don't get care. Meningitis is characterized y neck rigidity,sudden high fever and altered mental status.All 3 are present only about half the time.Sometimes photophobia,or intolerance of noise. But you have severe headache and neck pain(you may be calling neck rigidity "pain"). Please get medical help ASAP. Hope you get better soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How likely is this to be a stroke; 3 month HX of vertigo, right sided neck pain and severe headache. Episodes can last 7 days. Migraine or stroke?
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