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Does anyone else suffer visual distortions before migraine headaches?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Julian Bragg
Neurology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes, very often

Visual distortions are often part of the aura that precedes the onset of headache in patient with classical migraines.
Use this! often, if you take your abortive medication as soon as the aura starts, you will be able to stop the headache before it becomes debilitating. Remember- earlier is better!

In brief: Yes, very often

Visual distortions are often part of the aura that precedes the onset of headache in patient with classical migraines.
Use this! often, if you take your abortive medication as soon as the aura starts, you will be able to stop the headache before it becomes debilitating. Remember- earlier is better!
Dr. Julian Bragg
Dr. Julian Bragg
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Dr. Cindy Juster
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Absolutely!

60% of people who experience migraines report having warning symptoms that occur hours to days before the headache starts.
These symptoms can include changes in vision, mood changes, light or sound sensitivity, and others.

In brief: Absolutely!

60% of people who experience migraines report having warning symptoms that occur hours to days before the headache starts.
These symptoms can include changes in vision, mood changes, light or sound sensitivity, and others.
Dr. Cindy Juster
Dr. Cindy Juster
Thank
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