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Neck Spasm Headache
Can stomach spasms cause neck spasms an headache, sweating, an dizziness an what do u do for them?
No...: All these symptoms are very non specific and not necessarily related to stomach issues. However, since I don't know your whole history, based on your age and if these symptoms are new to you and not checked before for those I would strongly suggest to get seen as soon as possible. In some cases, especially women, this could be related to heart issues. If very sick please go to the ER now. ...Read more
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
I went to 4 doctors. 3 of them said that my headaches are from neck spasm.1 said that neck spasm doesn't cause headaches. Does neck spasm cause headach?
Yes: Neck spasms can cause tension headaches.Get a more detailed answer ›
What causes upper right side belly inflammation dull swelling feeling an makes me sick an upper right side neck spasm an headache?
HI, you have some symptoms that do not connect very well. The ruq pain could be gallstones or an ulcer, also a problem with the liver is also a considetation, you will need blood work and an US of the ruq.
The headache and neck spasm does not fit, omeprazole can cause headaches. ...Read more
Neck spasm that lasted lomger than normal and caused widespread electrical type pain. Weakness in shoulders, arms, fingers. Mild headache and lrg pain?
I went to neurologist for my headaches and diagnosed me with neck muscle spasm. But I am afraid its something worse because they don't go away?
I was diagnosed with GAD and neck muscle spasm. I get daily chtonic headaches due to the spasm but I fear Brain tumor. Dr won't send m for mri. Help?
Second opinion: Chronic headache might cause anyone to worry. In satisfying differential diagnostic problems, doctors properly examine & test patients to rule in & rule out disorders. When no organic causes are discovered, only then should functional & psychological disorders rise to top of differential list. Sometimes definitive studies, including imaging studies, are therapeutic; as negative results are shown. ...Read more
Most causes of muscle tension is posture related. You can have Xrays neck just to double check underlying conditions, but see a physiotherapist, and get advice on stretching and strengthening exercise. Correct posture problems and ergonomics. Ie like work computer etc
There are medications that can help the symptoms, ie low dose Amitriptyline. ...Read more
Can neck pain cause dizziness, and headache? I have been having trapezius spasms, and I don't know the cause.
Which neck, back or shoulder muscles are most commonly associated with muscle spasms and/or tension headaches?
Trapezius: Trapezius muscle is usually the one causing hr=eadachs. ...Read more
Neck pain due to texting? Got headaches sometimes. Affected neck posture? Is it due to muscle tightness or spasm? When I extend my head it relieves.
Texting: At your age this is muscular. Yes it is directly due to you constantly flexing and looking down due to texting. You have to modify this is you do not want neck issues as you get older. ...Read more
Got a bad pulsing headache where head and neck meet on r side after sex. DO said my neck was out of alignment and my muscles spasmed. Any worry anuersm?
Unlikely: The answer from your DO seems very reasonable. Symptoms you describe not likely associated with aneurysm. Most aneurysms are without symptoms until they rupture. If symptomatic, generalized headache and not neck pain would be the symptom they present with. Be careful with positions during sexto avoid strain on the neck area. ...Read more
Cervicogenic HA: Is a very common headache secondary to neck involvement. Cervicogenic headache is a unilateral pain provoked by neck movement or by pressure on the neck. These headache patients usually had a reduced cervical range of motion in association with the headache, dizziness, blurred vision, etc. Rec.: see orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Mri of my neck shows straightening of the curvature after having muscle spasms and nerve injury. I have headaches everyday. Does this cause it?
YES: You could be suffering from cervicogenic headaches, a common form of headaches due to cervical spine disease or muscle spasms. ...Read more
Rear ended 5wks ago, tizanadine for neck. Gallbladder removed 4wks ago. Today, headache, vomited bile, and muscle spasms on left side of back.
Surgery resolved my occipital neuralgia a year ago. Constant muscle spasm in neck/shoulders, plus tension headache, remain. What's the next step?
Iv had high blood pressure and labored breathing along w headaches and neck spasms! Also have a hypo active thyroid! What could it be?
Depends: If you're thyroid is being treated appropriately with the proper dose of brand name T4 and your levels are normal, your symptoms are not due to your thyroid. Make sure you're not also taking armour thyroid, which can cause such symptoms -- and see your doctor. ...Read more
I got increased heart pulse. Not enable to produce tears. Muscle spasm. Stiff neck. Insomnia problems. Pain the stomach. Headaches do have fatal insomnia?
Probably not: Most probably you do not have fatal insomnia, but something is surely bothering you. This needs evaluation, and you need help for your concerns. Please see your own physician, who can help you find the source of your troubles and make good treatment suggestions. This may include working with a psychiatrist and/or therapist as well. ...Read more
Having frequent falls, tremors in hands and right leg, headaches, back and neck pain, back muscle spasms, memory problems and confusion.?
I am having neck pain/ brain tingling sinuses hurt/ ear hurts. Muscle spasms often all over body and headaches and trouble breathing. Ideas?
A lot of issues: You have a lot of symptoms. The most potentially serious one is that you have trouble breathing. It's hard to tie them all together. Some simple testing like a chest x-ray, complete blood count, and maybe sinus films would help sort some of this out. Please see your doctor for a complete evaluation. ...Read more
Cwk ct, mri: calcification and facet arthropathy of c3-c7. Does this explain pain, spasm in neck, shoulder/shoulder blades, headache, arms, back stifness, difficult/blockade when walking, turn/hold neck?
Need more informatio:
Neck pain probebely in your case is from muscle pain, but before we are sure about it, we need more information to advice in your case, like what kind of games you play and how the neck muscles and other muscles are involved in that process
meanwhile if you think playing games is causing that, give yourself a rest from playing these games and check in with your doctor if you need anything else. ...Read more
What can I do if my friend heard a crunch in his neck and now has pain and headache. Did he damage something?
May have: He may have irritated a nerve in his upper neck. The nerve roots from the upper cervical spine supply much of the sensation to the head. If these nerves get irritated, they can cause pretty bad headaches. I would recommend seeing a pain physician and having a diagnostic nerve block for occipital neuralgia. I hope that helps! ...Read more