Post Traumatic Headache - Online Doctor Chats
Doctor : hi
how can i help you?
User : hi doctor i have been getting headaches for 8 weeks, can you help me if i give yo more info?
Doctor : how did the headache start?
User : i got hit with a basketball
User : i was fine that evening but the next evening i started getting the headaches
did take immediate examination after that?
did you have nausea?
User : i had nausea, and anxiety aswell
are you taking any medication?
User : and i got some sort of shivery feeling sometimes in my cheeks
User : i am currently taking petizofen
User : it seems to take the headache away for a bit, the same with warm baths.
is it helping the pain?
User : my doctor said it could be a traumatic migraine which might occur every 3 - 4 years
a repeat check is suggested as the headache is now chronic
User : these headaches are usually dull and arond the head
User : what does chronic mean?
Doctor : continue taking the prescribed medication
User : it does not disturb my sleep btw
present more than 6 weeks
User : 8 weeks yesterday
User : oh
User : ok
User : shall i keep taking medication until it goes?
so get a repeat check done
User : i mean, basketballs are not that hard of objects are they?
User : ok
and folow up on the medication use also as itis helping you only for a short while
User : my doctor said if i was going to suffer anything serious, it would have developed in the first 24 hours
it might need a change
User : ok
anything serious does happen in first 24 hours, but since your headache is lasted so long, i suggest you to take a repeat examination to look for the other causes of headache
Doctor : is there anything else i can help you with?
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