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Dizziness, sensitive to light, tension like headaches, neck stiffness/popping, cervical headache?

Posted 17 Mar 2018 by gimbo17 0 answers

Im trying to figure out what I have. I do have a Dr appt coming. My symptoms have been tension like headaches, light sensitivity, mild dizziness, occasional eye pain in left eye, floaters in eyes, extra glare from lights at night. I also get an occasional "popping" sensation when I turn ...

Allegra-D 24 Hour - When I stop taking Allegra D I get severe Migraines and shoulder tension.?

Posted 27 Feb 2018 by lindakrausse 0 answers

... Nothing stops it but continuing the medication. When I took this before I had to get Botox injections for Rebound Headaches. Please help me, I'm in tremendous pain

Never ending migraine help?

Posted 28 Nov 2017 by twb21553 0 answers

1) essential oils do not work for me, they make them worse. 2) I usually wake up with a headache and it progresses to a migraine and lingers towards the back of my head. 3) feels like a tension migraine- starts at the base of my skull and wraps up to my temples and sometimes my forehead. 4) thought ...

Headache, nausea, loss of appetite, & feeling uncomfortable for about a week now?

Posted 15 Jul 2017 by Murphkini 1 answer

Last week my symptoms started with what felt like a tension headache, then a fever (which has now subsided), then proceeded to loss of appetite, nausea (vomited a couple times a couple days ago but not since). Headache does not seem as bad but is definitely still noticeable and uncomfortable. The ...

Interaction - metoprolol and amitriptyline?

Posted 9 May 2017 by Evjo6489 2 answers

I get migraines, and tension headaches daily. I am switching from a beta blocker to an antidepressant. My doctor neglected to inform me about whether or not the drugs interact to guess its probably fine but I want to make sure. Currently, I take 50mg metoprolol which I will starting weaning off ...

Magnesium glycinate : does it really help fatigue and boost energy or does it reduce anxiety?

Posted 16 Jun 2017 by aldrichf709 2 answers

I suffer from constant fatigue and somatic symptoms which my GP assigns to anxiety even though I have no cognitive anxiety. I get symptoms like lightheadness and muscle tension along with severe fatigue. My symptoms improve by about 80% if I take 150mg of magnesium glycinate before bed , I just ...

Long term use. My doctor wants to take me off Esgic because I am on too many medications?

Posted 25 Apr 2017 by luvjam 1 answer

I have been on Esgic for over 20 years and has saved my tension neck headaches. I went through a bout of rebound headaches about 15 years ago and haven't had a problem since. I know my grandmother was on it till she was 89 when she died of Parkinson's. Can I doctor just stop a medication ...

Went to ER with bad headache?

Posted 26 Apr 2017 by nina_tal 1 answer

Initially I went to the ER with a headache, it was there for about 2 weeks... they kept telling me it was tension and finally did a scan. Brian/head normal but did show I had major sinus blockage. Went to see specialist and they gave me a nasal spray. Took nasal spray for about 20 days and still ...

Is it common to have a persistent tension headache and stiff joints/ tight muscles on rivaroxaban?

Posted 25 Apr 2017 by Mullykins 0 answers

I have PE (one in each lung) first time, am normally very fit and healthy but have been unfortunate after a long haul flight the experts believe. The headache isn't severe but very irritating, and my hips, neck and shoulders are all really tense. I am doing yoga every, drinking lots of water ...

Do chronic headaches/tension headaches and epilepsy have a correlation? Treated for everything els?

Posted 2 Feb 2017 by sfowler38 1 answer

I have been treated for tension headaches and migraines since 2009. I have tried triptans, analgesics, muscle relaxants, nonsteroidal-anti-inflammatory and steroids, ssri antidepressants, magnesium and every homeopathic cure (massage, acupuncture, therapy, diet change and exercise) in the book and ...

Citalopram and extreme muscle twitches?

Posted 6 Dec 2016 by shizuka1 1 answer

I just started taking 5 mg of Citalopram and the first day I felt almost no side effects. The second day of the medication my speech suddenly started slurring and I got a weird tension, anxiety and a mild fever. I started shaking uncontrollably and my whole body would get tense. Then I started ...

Has anyone used nortriptyline for chronic tension headaches?

Posted 12 Sep 2016 by Jf86 1 answer

I have had a chronic tension headache for just over 3 months now (everyday all day) I was finally prescribed 25 mg of nortriptyline by my neurologist. I have always had a minor case of anxiety but as the months gone by its slowly gotten worse. I'm going on my 10th pill tonight and I feel like ...

10mg Amitriptyline making headaches worse?

Posted 22 Nov 2016 by Nelly87 0 answers

I was put on 10mg amitriptyline for chronic tension headaches. Been on them 3 days and now finding I'm waking up with a headache which I wasn't before! Has anyone else had this? And does it wear off as you get used to the tablets?

I was just prescribed Baclofen for my tension headaches to keep from taking so many Fioricet?

Posted 7 Mar 2016 by Trisha45 1 answer

I have had tension headaches for over 20 years. I've been taking Fioricet to control my daily headaches for about 10 years and it's been a life saver for me. The doctor acted very angry last visit and prescribed Fioricet and Baclofen 10mg twice a day. I am also very nervous about taking ...

Excedrin Tension Headache - I am having a vertical sleeve surgery in 2 days. (Which is where they?

Posted 15 Nov 2016 by kwatterson 0 answers

... take out 9/10 of my stomach and only leave me with 1/10 of a food pouch which causes me to get fuller faster. I HAVE THE WORST HEADACHE RIGHT NOW, and I need to take something, but was directed (by letter from surgeon's office) to take specific meds such as children's Tylenol. NOT ...

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