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What. Can. I take. For. My. Bad. Headaches. I. Get. Them. After. Using. My. Inhalers?

What. Can. I take. For. My. Bad. Headaches. I. Get. Them. After. Using. My. Inhalers?

Non-Steroidals: Headache after your inhaler can be from vascular dilation and blood flow changes in the central nervous system. Non-steroidals like over the counter Ibuprofen and naprosyn (naproxen) can be helpful for this. They might also reduce your need for asthma inhalers. Be mindful that their principal side effect is stomach acidity so you might need an antiacid type medication simultaneously. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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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


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Has anyone ever had bad headaches after using albuterol inhalers?

Has anyone ever had bad headaches after using albuterol inhalers?

Yes: It is not an uncommon side-effect. I'm not certain of the mechanism, but albuterol can increase the strength of heart contractions and also cause blood vessels to dilate. I expect that this may cause a rise in cranial pressure and be the cause of pain in some patients. ...Read more

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Why do I get bad headaches when i take energy pills?

Why do I get bad headaches when i take energy pills?

Food reactions: Some migraine patients (10-15%) find that foods or food additives can trigger headaches, so you may well be reacting to the "energy pills" or additives in that fashion. Avoid the product, as it seems to trigger brain glutamate. ...Read more

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Why do I get bad headaches whenever i take painkillers?

Why do I get bad headaches whenever i take painkillers?

Headaches: Headaches are a known side effect of opioid pain killers. Some less than others. ...Read more

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I am Vera. I have very bad headaches. When I take my meds. I have TMJ. My jaw clicks. Headaches hurt more. Can't get to dentist because of pain. ?

I am  Vera. I have very bad headaches.  When I take my meds. I have TMJ. My jaw clicks. Headaches hurt more. Can't get to dentist because of pain. ?

See a doctor: you need to see a doctor,for your TMJ, and your headache,they might be able to elp you stop grinding your teeth,which will make your TMJ worst.some time they prescribed special mouh guard for that. ...Read more

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Are these side effects something that I should get taken care of? I've been taking Dilantin since sept. And i've noticed that i've been itching and had many bad headaches. I've also been experienceing mood swings. Everytime i take my pill about an hour or

Are these side effects something that I should get taken care of? I've been taking Dilantin since sept. And i've noticed that i've been itching and had many bad headaches. I've also been experienceing mood swings. Everytime i take my pill about an hour or

Look for drug change: These are potential side effects, however they may also be related to the reasons for taking Dilantin so a careful evaluation is in order. If this is giving you good seizure control and other drugs don't it might be worth the side effects. Discuss this with a neurologist. ...Read more

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Bad headaches i get really bad headaches to the point where playing with my 4 yr old is a problem for me.....Is it serious

Bad headaches i get really bad headaches to the point where playing with my 4 yr old is a problem for me.....Is it serious

Hi. : Hi. The information you have provided is not detailed enough to give very helpful information. There are many types of headaches and many different causes. If you keep getting the headaches and they hurt enough to impact your function, i would ask your parents to bring you to your family doctor. The doctor can assess what type of headaches they are. He or she can let you know if is serious and options for helping to get rid of the pain. Take care. ...Read more

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Dr. Shah Chowdhury
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Inhaler (Definition)

It is a type of medication delivery system used to inhale aerosolized medications. The most well know of this is ...Read more