... I am having terrible migraine headaches that wont go away. I have a history of migraines. Are migraines normal after a hysterectomy while beginning surgical menopause? Y'all have been very helpful to me. Thank you
I would think it would be a definite possibility. Hormone variances cause a wide range of symptoms esp. when your body goes through the shock of a hyst. I had migraines like clockwork one week before my periods... so a huge hormone shift like what you are going through could definitely be a trigger.
In my opinion if you have had migrains in the past it is probably just another migrain and not related to menopause or your hysterectomy. I also have a history of migrains and I just had my hysterectomy back in December of 2011 and I havn't had any issues with more migrains and I don't believe I have ever heard of migrains as a sign of starting menopause, although I can't say for sure. However if you are concerned about what changes your body may go through after having the hysterectomy and early menopause you might want to make an appointment with your obgyn, or a specialist that can discuss what you may or may not experience. I know for me it was acne. 41 years old, never had acne or a skin problem my entire life. The dermatologist did advise me that this is without a doubt a sign of hormones and I should see someone. I havn't yet, but I plan to schedule an appointment with someone who can recommend what my options are before this gets out of control. You may want to do the same. Hope your feeling better soon. Good luck to you!
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