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Severe headache due to stress. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi there.
Doctor :   go ahead with ur medical query
User :   want to know about tension headache . i am in stress from my work. and i feel that i have headache and heavy head all the time
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/No
User :   i met a doctor. a family doctor types and he said that my headache is from stress of work. i try exercising, eating good food. but it is not getting over
User :   i keep thinking about the office. Age -36, married, 2 children
Doctor :   apart from medicines
Doctor :   u need to de stress urself
Doctor :   along with exercise
Doctor :   like yoga
User :   i tried that doctor but i cant keep my mind off the office work
Doctor :   would be a good option
Doctor :   yes u should try avoid taking ur office work back home
User :   so i thought i should start taking some medicine rather than trying yogs, meditation, good food etc as they are not helping me
Doctor :   Other relaxation techniques include deep breathing, yoga, meditation and progressive muscle relaxation, which is accomplished by tensing one muscle at a time, and then completely releasing the tension, until every muscle in your body is relaxed. You can learn relaxation techniques in special classes or at home using books or tapes.
Doctor :   dont relay on medicines alone
User :   ok. thanks. but tell me one thing - is medicine available for this . can i buy it from a shop without prescription
Doctor :   Certain medications taken at regular intervals may reduce the frequency and severity of attacks
Doctor :   u need doctors prescription
Doctor :   for these medicines
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   is seridon ok to take
User :   for tension headache also
Doctor :   u can take saridon
Doctor :   that is otc
Doctor :   or dolo650mg one tab when there is headache after food
User :   ok. but which other medicine did you mean by doctors prescription
User :   I thought that all headchae medicines are same OTCs except the ones for migraine
Doctor :   other medicines like tricyclic anti depressants
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Doctor :   ur welcome
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User :   yes, thanks. doc.
Doctor :   ur welcome
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