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Is caffeine ok for headakes?

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In brief: Sometimes

Caffeine sometimes helps headaches and there is caffeine in many headache pills.
However too much caffeine can worsen headaches, and if it interferes with sleep that can also worsen headaches.

In brief: Sometimes

Caffeine sometimes helps headaches and there is caffeine in many headache pills.
However too much caffeine can worsen headaches, and if it interferes with sleep that can also worsen headaches.
Dr. Darren Gitelman
Dr. Darren Gitelman
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Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Neurology

In brief: Not as a rule

Headache is a symptom and not a disease.
You must establish the cause, caffeins sometimes help at least temporalily.

In brief: Not as a rule

Headache is a symptom and not a disease.
You must establish the cause, caffeins sometimes help at least temporalily.
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
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