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I get extreme headaches/migraines every few weeks. Usually lasting ~a week. No head trauma. On the right side, eyebrow/temple. Started 6 months ago.?

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In brief: Migraines treatment

Abortive treatment-triptan, nsaids are helpful.
If these are really frequent preventive medications like topiramate may be helpful. See a headache specialist.

In brief: Migraines treatment

Abortive treatment-triptan, nsaids are helpful.
If these are really frequent preventive medications like topiramate may be helpful. See a headache specialist.
Dr. Priyanka Chaudhry
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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management

In brief: Migraine

Is a complex neurologic disorder. Headache, vertigo, visual disturbances nausea, sensitivity to light or sound, paresthesias and even chest pain may be present during the episodes.
Rec. See an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and proper management.

In brief: Migraine

Is a complex neurologic disorder. Headache, vertigo, visual disturbances nausea, sensitivity to light or sound, paresthesias and even chest pain may be present during the episodes.
Rec. See an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and proper management.
Dr. Paul Grin
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