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Have headache. Using glasses with power 3.5. Cure? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 07-Jun-2013
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User:Hi Sir
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:Good Afternoon
User:I'm suffering from Headache
User:I'm using glasses
User:I have power of 3.5
User:recently had an eye check up also, but no change in power
User:I dont know the exact reason but getting headache mostly
User:If I think for a while or get strained
User:I'm getting headache
Doctor:Can you specify which part of the head aches?
User:right side corner
User:is more aching than left side
Doctor:Can you describe the type of pain - a throbbing or dull aching pain?
User:its not sooo dull but not too much
User:but if I get pain then it will lasts for hrs
Doctor:Do you have nausea or vomiting along with the headache?
Doctor:Does light and sound increase the intensity of pain?
User:not like that
User:its constant
Doctor:Let me brief you.
Doctor:Headache occurs due to various causes.
Doctor:When similar characteristic headaches recur, they are grouped as chronic headaches.
Doctor:Chronic headaches are associated with few conditions such as migraine, tension headaches, sinusitis, refractory error, etc.
Doctor:Your description is probably suggesting a tension headache.
Doctor:It will need treatment only if the symptoms are very frequent and troubling you.
User:from the past 1 month I'm facing this Sir
Doctor:In such cases, you will need prophylactic medications.
Doctor:As you said, you have these headaches in intermittent episodes lasting for few hours.
Doctor:If the intermittent episodes are very frequent and troubling, we can start some prophylactic medications.
Doctor:If the episodes are not very frequent, you can take Tab.Dolo 650mg whenever the headache is very intense.
Doctor:Have you followed?
User:so what I need to do now Ssir?
Doctor:Tab.Dolo 650mg will take care of acute episodes.
Doctor:You will not need any other medications.
User:ok sir
User:prophylactic medications. means what?
Doctor:However eating food regularly, sleeping at regular times and performing some minor physical exercise in the morning will prevent the headaches.
User:ok sir
User:how freq I can take Dolo tab?
Doctor:Medicines which are used for prevention are known as prophylactic drugs.
User:ok sir
User:if its due to migrain means I'll get vomitings as well with headache?
Doctor:Tab. Dolo 650mg can be taken one tablet whenever there is headache only.
Doctor:every day medicines are prophylactic medicines.They can be started under the guidance of a physician if your headaches are very frequent.
User:What kind of excercises I need to do , how many hrs sleep required per day and what about the food habits I need to follow
User:Sorry for bugging you
Doctor:Hope I have clarified your doubts.
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
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