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Spasm feel on head after throbbing on right side. Ear clogging, head and face feel tight, slight thro behind the eyes?

Spasm feel on head after throbbing on right side.  Ear clogging,  head and face feel tight, slight thro behind the eyes?

May be migraine: Migraine starting at your age is always alarming but you have apparently had the appropriate test. If you have not consulted a neurologist, you should seriously consider it . Perhaps a MRI of brain with contrast may be needed in your case. Have you been prescribed a triptan type of drug yet? ...Read more

Tightness (Definition)

Tightness can mean different states at distinctive times. The most common is the complaint of tightness of chest, a feeling of discomfort, real or perceived, seen often in patients with asthma or panic disorder, or heart attack. Your physician ...Read more


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I'm having mild pain between my shoulder blades, mild chest tightness, and numbness on the right side of my head and face causes?

I'm having mild pain between my shoulder blades, mild chest tightness, and numbness on the right side of my head and face causes?

See Dr/get eval: These symptoms would warrant an exam. If the pain is severe and chest pain is there as stated, you want to assure it is not your heart involved too. See dr for eval as soon as possible. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have blurred vision dots in my eyes and when I walk my head and face feels full and tight. What could this be?

I have blurred vision dots in my eyes and when I walk my head and face feels full and tight. What could this be?

Vision blur dot/full: Seems like there is increase pressure in your head, could be sinusitis, bacterial /allergies, GERD wiht or without H pylori, increased vascular pressure from compression of vessals ,superior vena cava like syndrome- cardiac causes from valve dysfunction or cardiac myopathy. The blurred vision and dots are a concern F/U with doc/ ER today. ...Read more

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Primenopause cause my head to get tight?

Primenopause cause my head to get tight?

Yes, possibly.: Some perimenopausal & menopausal women have tension headaches. ...Read more

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I feel headach my head skin is tight on the top of my head?

I feel headach my head skin is tight on the top of my head?

Concerned: I am concerned for these symptoms. Please call your family doctor for an evaluation or go the your local emergency department. ...Read more

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My head for the past two weeks keep feeling like its tighting up and then releases. Whats wrong with me?

My head for the past two weeks keep feeling like its tighting up and then releases. Whats wrong with me?

Need evaluation: You nee to see your doctor for check up , it could be simple hypertension ( b p ) or some thing else. ...Read more

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Medicine for heavy head tight neck?

Medicine for heavy head tight neck?

Local myalgia: Presenting symptoms include muscle stiffness, and primary tension type headache palpable tenderness, and pain with active muscle contractions. Symptoms usually subside within a short period of time without any residual effects. Rec. See your pcp for evaluation and physical therapy treatment. ...Read more

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Hit my head 2 weeks ago now I have tight fore head ?

Hit my head 2 weeks ago now I have tight fore head
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Hmmmm: It may be simple bruising, causing the tightness, but since it has been 2 weeks now, see your doctor for an evaluation of the area. Good luck. ...Read more

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Hi ya I have really bad anxtiy and stress can that make your head feel tight ?

Hi ya I have really bad anxtiy and stress can that make your head feel tight ?

Yes: Anxiety can do just about anything. Now if your head is severely hurting, best to see a doctor as soon as possible just to get checked out. Good luck ...Read more

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Do u think it could be my anxiety as I have it really bad at the min as my fore head feels tight ?

Do u think it could be my anxiety as I have it really bad at the min as my fore head feels tight ?

I can't make a: diagnosis in a vacuum. However, people with tension/ stress headaches sometimes say that it feels like their head is in a vice grip. I treat many people with this symptom with acupuncture - as they relax the headache usually goes away. Take care. ...Read more

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Tense neck and tightness feeling on top of head. Is this caused by tension? Been having it for 2 weeks now.

Tense neck and tightness feeling on top of head. Is this caused by tension? Been having it for 2 weeks now.

Sounds like it...: Tightness, especially at the top of the head is usually your scalp muscles (yes, you DO have muscles in your scalp) spasming. The question is why? Neck pain can cause you to hold your head differently; anxiety & stress can make your muscles tighter, or a new pillow, exercise, or activity could have strained your neck muscles. Try heat, massage, hot shower, advil, (ibuprofen) and if not better, see Dr.! ...Read more

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Feeling tightness and heaviness in my head neck and pain in my back. Feel like my head is about to explode what causing it?

Feeling tightness and heaviness in my head neck and pain in my back. Feel like my head is about to explode what causing it?

If in addition you: feel pressure in the region of your sinuses. It could just be asinus infection. However if you are also having blurry vision, headaches, nausea. Go to your nearest emergency room !!!. While there, have them check thyroid hormones. With the pain in your back, how long have you had it> any chance you could be pregnant again? ...Read more

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Neck hurts from the back of my head down and on both sides and it feels tight i lift alot of heavy stuff at work. what can i do?

Neck hurts from the back of my head down and on both sides and it feels tight i lift alot of heavy stuff at work. what can i do?

Neck pain: Would consider PT, massage, liftign techniques, Aleve (naproxen) if not allergic and or flexeril at night. Warm shower in AM, ice when home from work If lifting constantly consider breaks every 30 minutes for 1-2 minutes to shake out neck . may consider a few days of neck collar, sometimes at night it helps the neck from rolling all over f/u with doc /urgent care .. ...Read more