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Doctor insights on: Remedies For Burning Sensation In Forehead

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Dr. Ejiro Isiorho
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Burning Sensation (Definition)

A burning sensation can be descriptive of nerve pain, some variations of migraine, and even central brain problems after a stroke. Have heard this said associated with phantom limb syndrome, reflex sympatheric dystrophy, and trigeminal neuralgia. Other patients might say ...Read more


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My husband just said he has a burning sensation on his forehead? What could this be?

My husband just said he has a burning sensation on his forehead? What could this be?

More info needed: We can't be sure without more information and an examination, but if the burning is on one side of the forehead only, it could be related to the onset of shingles (herpes zoster) before the rash is apparent. Shingles in that area could affect the eye, so see a doctor right away. ...Read more

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I have burning sensation on my forehead, what to do?

Neuralgia: See a neurologist. Medications can often control the symptoms till it resolves ...Read more

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Experiencing a burning sensation with my headache mostly around forehead. Feel fine otherwise except noticeably fatigued. Any ideas?

Experiencing a burning sensation with my headache mostly around forehead. Feel fine otherwise except noticeably fatigued. Any ideas?

Go see your DR: Common causes of headache are migraine/ spasm of blood vessels in the scalp and tension/muscular strain.
Sinus headache has associated colds/congestion and pain on pressing the forehead and cheeks.
Fatigue could be from many causes including lingering infection, lack of sleep, stress, thyroid condition etc.
Have yourself examined by your dr.
God bless you! ...Read more

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I have a random burning sensation on my forehead and random pains in my left ear that hurts.

Could be nerve irrit: Intermittent in in the area of the ear could be due to a problem with the temporomandibular joint. This may also be due to infection. It would be best to consult with your otolaryngologist for an examination, exact diagnosis and proper treatment. ...Read more

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I fell on cobblestone this morning. Half of my head has a burning sensation (that comes and goes). I hit my forehead above my right eye-brow.?

I fell on cobblestone this morning. Half of my head has a burning sensation (that comes and goes). I hit my forehead above my right eye-brow.?

Got to ER or Urgent: Care and get an x-ray done asap. Head trauma can lead to all sorts of problems that can cause issues later on that you may not be aware of. You could easily have a fracture or other trauma and should be seen by a doctor for evaluation. Often symptoms may not appear for another 24-72 hours that are important to evaluate at the onset. So don't delay. Also, have your neck and back evaluated too. ...Read more

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Moderate dizziness, burning sensation in left frontal lobe area, tingling from forehead to top middle of head feeling like it was banged but it wasn't.?

Head ache: I see you are taking gabapentin is it for the head ache. You might be having some form of head ache from different causes. It could be vascular, muscular, neural or related to near by joint problems have it checked out ...Read more

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After havin pain in forehead, behind eyes& heaviness &burning sensation in head for 2weeks, CT shows acute sinusitis. I took zinoximor but still pain?

After havin pain in forehead, behind eyes& heaviness &burning sensation in head for 2weeks, CT shows acute sinusitis. I took zinoximor but still pain?

May take time: It may take some time for the sinusitis to clear. Thus you may have the pain for awhile. Sometimes, if the antibiotics are not sufficient, it may be necessary to see an ENT specialist who may be able to drain out some of the mucus via endoscopy. This may help to decrease the sinusitis and make the antibiotics more effect. ...Read more

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Mild forehead ache for a month and now burning sensation in right forearm for a week. Ct scan done in late december last year came back normal. Ideas?

Mild forehead ache for a month and now burning sensation in right forearm for a week. Ct scan done in late december last year came back normal. Ideas?

Headache: Hard to say. Clearly your doctor has evaluated you and was perhaps concerned about a cervical disc problem, thus the ct scan. Burning in arm can be a peripheral nerve problem. Headache perhaps tension? Sinus related? Blood work done perhaps to include a lyme test. ...Read more

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Woke up from dozing off. Had ache in right side of forehead. Now have burning sensation in right ear. Getting over sinus infection. Idea?

Woke up from dozing off. Had ache in right side of forehead. Now have burning sensation in right ear. Getting over sinus infection. Idea?

Ear infection: Dear Mary,

The sinus infection can travel into your ear. If your symptoms to not improve or worsen please seek help from healthcare provider for an exam and treatment. ...Read more

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What is treatment for vaginal burning sensation?

What is treatment for vaginal burning sensation?

Depends: It depends on the cause. It could be allergic, yeast infection, dermatitis, etc. Treatments are different for each of them. ...Read more

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What could cause a burning sensation in head scalp?

What could cause a burning sensation in head scalp?

Many causes: Allergy to soap/shampoo
reaction to hair colouring product
hair products
stress
anxiety
migraine
side effect of medication
occipital neuralgia
sinus
whiplash injury
vitamin b 12 deficiency
spinal nerve compression
diabetes
peripheral artery disease
peripheral neuropathy
sun burn
chemical burn
heat burn
peripheral nerve trauma (see nerve symptoms)
peripheral nerve compressions. ...Read more

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Why do I get a burning sensation in my neck and in my back of my head?

Why do I get a burning sensation in my neck and in my back of my head?

Possible nerve: Irritation. While it could be just muscle spasms or irritation, the fact that it burns leading up to the back of your head, it may be nerve irritation, often including the greater occipital, lesser and third occipital nerves. You will need a physical exam to be sure, but try neck range of motion exercises, gently, until you see a doc. Safe exercises can be found at www. Spine-health. Com. ...Read more

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Why does glucophage (metformin) cause a burning sensation inside my head?

Why does glucophage (metformin) cause a burning sensation inside my head?

Idiosyncratic: Burning head sensation is not a commonly reported side effect associated with metformin. A few percent of patients experience headaches but not burning head sensation. Discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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Why does glucophage (metformin) cause a burning sensation inside my head?

Why does glucophage (metformin) cause a burning sensation inside my head?

Burning: I don't know why glucophage (metformin) can cause burning in your head but stop taking it.

There are at least 12 different medicines - not including insulin - that you could take instead.

Please let your doctor know and a different product will be prescribed. ...Read more

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My latex irritation, iching and burning sensation won't go, is there any treatment?

My latex irritation, iching and burning sensation won't go, is there any treatment?

Latex allergy: Allergy to latex is a gradual worsening of the symptoms. Most hospitals have gone latex free to mitigate this allergy. If you have allergy to latex, avoid latex. The symptoms will slowly worsen over time, and can become quite serious. ...Read more

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Please answer! What makes glucophage (metformin) cause a burning sensation inside my head?

Please answer! What makes glucophage (metformin) cause a burning sensation inside my head?

One of two things?: Burning in the head is uncommon with metformin. One possibility is acidosis and the other is hypogycemia. Check your blood sugar if it occurs again. You need to tell the doctor who prescribed the metformin that you are having this problem. ...Read more

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I'm having a burning sensation on the back if my head for 4 days straight now mix with pain and now I feel nauseous?

I'm having a burning sensation on the back if my head for 4 days straight now mix with pain and now I feel nauseous?

See your doctor: I don't know your health history, how long you have had the headache and when the nausea began. I would recommend you get examined by your health provider, since the nausea may be an important new development. ...Read more

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If I consume caffeine beverages, chocolate, or sugary foods I get a burning sensation in the base of my head on the right side, what is going on?

If I consume caffeine beverages, chocolate, or sugary foods I get a burning sensation in the base of my head on the right side, what is going on?

Reflux?: You may be having reflux with certain foods and symptoms might be related to an ulcer in that location. Avoid the trigger foods for a few weeks and see. You may need an upper endoscopy ...Read more

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I have only one testicle from my child hood. I am having slight pain and burning sensation in my testicle. Plz tell a remedy and possible cause?

I have only one testicle from my child hood. I am having slight pain and burning sensation in my testicle. Plz tell a remedy and possible cause?

Testis: If you only have one testis, get checked out by a urologist. It is important to diagnose and properly treat any problem with your solitary testis. ...Read more

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Dr. Hello since 2 weeks I got my problem which is in my head to be fell a burning sensation or to be numb. What should I do. Please give good medicine.

Dr. Hello since 2 weeks I got my problem which is in my head to be fell a burning sensation or to be numb. What should I do. Please give good medicine.

I can only suggest: And not prescribe meds. Based on ur history, more likely u had bruising/contusion of ur head and scalp and concussion. Tylenol (acetaminophen) may alleviate ur headache however if u have alarming symptoms like throwing up, passing out, increasing intensity of headache etc, then u need to be seen by ur dr asap. Take care! Http://www. M.Webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/tc/traumatic-brain-injury-concussion-overview. ...Read more

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What causes hot burning sensation in the whole back till the back of head. Could fibromiyalji be the cause or is there any other. What I do for relief?

What causes hot burning sensation in the whole back till the back of head. Could fibromiyalji be the cause or is there any other. What I do for relief?

Paresthesia: Paresthesia refers to a burning or prickling sensation that is usually felt in the hands, arms, legs, or feet, but can also occur in other parts of the body. The sensation, which happens without warning, is usually painless and described as tingling or numbness, skin crawling, or itching. Chronic paresthesia is often a symptom of an underlying neurological disease or traumatic nerve damage. ...Read more

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I turned my neck yesterday and I sharp pain with burning sensation traveled to the right side of my head. Is this something I should be concern about?

HOw long did it last: If the pain was only for a short period of time I would not worry. I might keep an eye on it and restrict your athletic activity for a short period of time, This was not following any type of trauma or accident?
I would wait a couple of days and if persist see your doc ...Read more

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I suffer from migraines my whole life I have a severe one now with a lot of pressure & pain on the rt side & a burning sensation on my head. Pls help?

Headache specialist: Migraines can be well managed with combination of medications alongwith relaxation therapy and/or physical medicine. You should consider consulting a headache specialist/neurologist. If you have consulted one already and haven't had much success, consult an orofacial pain specialist. ...Read more