Ct scan normal. Doc. Diagnose tension/migraine headache. These headaches are in the evening. Still right eye pain. Lexapro (escitalopram) prescribe. Thoughts?

Lexapro (escitalopram) In view of headaches,either migraine or tension or both. you might want to consider increasing dose of Lexapro (escitalopram) as it increases serotonin, which is helpful to prevent headaches. Or consider Imitrex to prevent H/A's.

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Unilateral headache. Unilateral headache can be a sign of migraine or tension. Triggers such as bright lights, stress, wines, and chocolate may favor a migraine. Tension headaches associated with neck muscles are usually located more in the back of the head and neck but may also affect the temporal region as well. Migraine headaches can often be associated with auras as well. Consultation with neurologist. Read more...

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