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Date : 25-Dec-2013
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User:I am having head ach problem from past 2 years it comes 2 to 3 times in a week & it pains a lot the worst thing is i get the pain one side please give me a solution for head ach........
Doctor:is this your current medical query?
User:head ach problem
Doctor:may I know your age?
Doctor:do you have other medical illnesses like Hypertension?
User:can u give me solution for dis
Doctor:the causes of headache are many
Doctor:only when the cause is found, we can find solution for it
User:only head ach no other problem
Doctor:have you got a CT scan of the brain?
User:i never consulted doctor for dis
Doctor:you must consult a neurologist first
Doctor:get CT scan of the brain done to rule out organic brain lesions
User:is dis because pressure
User:i mean thinkng
Doctor:it is possible
User:but why only one side
Doctor:headahces like this happen only one side
Doctor:like cluster headache
User:i dont eat tablets even if im having head ach also i apply zandu balm
Doctor:that is good
Doctor:there is no need to take tablets unless severe
Doctor:you can continue to use zandu balm
User:how do i get rid of this pain
Doctor:by treating the underlying cause of it
Doctor:CT scan can rule out problems withing the brain
User:with tablets or any other treatment
Doctor:with tablets
Doctor:are you there?
User:can u suggest me some tablets
Doctor:You can take Tablet dolo 650mg when the pain is severe
Doctor:after food
User:dolo 650mg
User:thank u!
User:but it can reduce the pain only for some time rite
Doctor:you are right
User:but i get the pain offen like thrice in a week
User:some time severe pain
Doctor:needs evaluation like suggested earlier
User:CT scan rite !!
User:okie i will !!
Doctor:get well soon
User:is dis pain because of water
User:i use to take bath evening times
User:wen i was working for night shifts
Doctor:this has to be confirmed by examining your sinuses and nose
Doctor:sinusitis can be cause of your headache too
User:im sorry in dint get sinuses ??
Doctor:means air filled spaces below the cheek bones
Doctor:this get infected when taken bath frequently especially in the evenings and nights
User:the pain starts from forehead
User:& even neck
User:below forehead
Doctor:as I said, causes are many
User:its hapens because of growing long hair also ??
Doctor:it needs detailed clinical examination and evaluation
User:can i consult opticals for dis
Doctor:you can
User:either i can go for CT scan or opticals rite
Doctor:you need to undergo both
User:hmmm okie
User:i want to know
User:my head ach effects my life ??
User:dis pain
Doctor:some headaches require chronic mangement
Doctor:they may persist for life
User:u mean to say it can
User:Ok mam thank u so much for ur time & patiens
Doctor:thank you too
Doctor:Get well soon
Doctor:take care
User:thank u mam,
User:i can contact u in future rite
Doctor:yes you can
Doctor:request for me in the beginning of your chat
User:take care mam
Doctor:u too
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