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Is it OK to take both Advil and sumatriptan?

Posted 5 days ago by Angela030110 1 answer

My husband gets really bad migraines so the doctor prescribed Imitrex. Tonight was his first time taking it, but it made it worse. Can he take Advil on top of the other medicine?

Amitriptyline - Has anyone had explosive diarrhea with amitryptyline?

Posted 5 days ago by MichelleP12 0 answers

I started on it 9-20-17. It's 10-17-17. I have been having explosive diarrhea 5+ times a day. I can hear liquid sloshing in my gut. I haven't been doing anything new dietary wise. I switched to a Stevia without erythritol. No improvement. I have been using Truvia then this Pyure for ...

Botox for migraines, fighting for treatment?

Posted 28 Mar 2017 by Sophia1022 2 answers

Hi, I have been a Chronic migraine sufferer since I was 14. Now more convinced I have cluster headaches. I am on all the usual meds (Topamax, Triptans, Fiorcet) and tons of anti anxiety meds. I just finished a Medrol Steroid pack and while the migraines have decreased in intensity I am still ...

Has anyone been on Lexapro and Prednisone at the same time? I had a high ANA titer and they?

Posted 16 Jan 2016 by blaaccypher 4 answers

Started me on the Prednisone as a precaution pretty high dose. I have been on it before for two years but not with Lexapro. Please help!!!

Periactin - Is it otc? Where can I get it from USA?

Posted 20 Apr 2015 by cuzcuz73 3 answers

Can you buy it over the counter or does it have to be a prescription? I suffer from weight loss due to stress and it gets so bad I get migraines everyother day. I can't sleep or eat. I'm afraid by the time I snap out of it I will be so little ppl might think I was on drugs

Please help! I am 48 year old female who has migraines everyday!?

Posted 24 Oct 2016 by Tania1989 1 answer

I take birth control pills to regulate my hormones since the doctor thinks that's what is causing the migraines. I take sumatriptan for relief and it helps most of the time. Although they usually come back by the evening. I also take propranolol and amitriptyline at night. I just had my first ...

Just been given verapamil 40 mg ..for cluster headaches?

Posted 25 Aug 2016 by Thicknblonde 1 answer

I have low blood pressure and try to jog 3-4 times a week ... My doctor said take 2 pills a day and "see how you go and if you feel dizzy or faint reduce the dose" ... Does anyone take the pills as the headache appears and do they work that way ... I'm not a pill popping person so a ...

Reappearance of rash?

Posted 18 Aug 2016 by Wolfmommaof4 0 answers

I was given a script similar to prednasone, started it Thursday the 11 the stopped it on the 16 the yes a 6 day supply. Now here it is two days later and this rash is back. I feel there must be something that can be done.what about something underlying causing this?

DHE 45 - I just left hospital after having 4 days of DHE iv therapy. My leg muscles are in so much?

Posted 8 Aug 2016 by milo2000 0 answers

... pain even to touch is this normal? If so this never happened my first two rounds with it a yr ago and a yr before that. The calf pain hurts bad.

I have the same question about the tiprimate and imitrex?

Posted 4 Jul 2016 by rkhannon 0 answers

i am now on 200mg 1 time day of toprimate and 100mg tablets of sumatriptan 1 time a day and i started taking the sumatriptan last week and i started feeling weird . and it never got rid of my headaches . i have absence seizures , and migraines , i work and go to school so i dont have time to feel ...

Sumatriptan - Doc said I was taking too much-2 pills, 100 mg. Dangerous, or a cost issue w VA?

Posted 16 Jun 2016 by Jack Buster 1 answer

My doc said I was taking way too much... but only after he tried to get me more from the VA. If this is a cost issue, I'll have to buy my own. If it's dangerous to take 2/day for months, I'll try something else.

Does amitriptyline prevent migraine /cluster headaches?

Posted 3 Jul 2014 by nattygksmokey 5 answers

My brain scan has come back normal and neurology has said that they cant find a cause other than their linked to my fibro and they have put me on 75mg of amitriptyline and 40mg of citalopram but im concerned that im going to end up stoned out my head due to the other meds im on to neurologist ...

Does anyone take Lyrica twice 100 mg twice a day for Cluster Headaches?

Posted 13 Mar 2016 by Lois Edelstein 2 answers

I am a cluster patient for ten years. Recently put on Lyrica for Fybromyalgia and finding cluster much better. Still on all my cluster drugs and have my oxygen on stand by but have not needed it in the last four days which is amazing, as this is the time of the year that I am usually very active!

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