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Fell off chair after drinking alcohol, banged head, have headache and vomiting. Hangover?

Hi, I went out on Sunday night and had a few drinks with my friends.i fell off my chair on and banged my head twice. On monday i had a headache and i was sick a couple of times but i was unsire weather this was dur to a hangover or my head.I stilll have a mild throbbing pain in my head and its had been three days now.Whislst at the hair dressers yesterday i she saw a graze on my head to. It my head just badly bruised. Many thanks Tammy Seferidis
Asked On : Sat, 29 Sep 2012
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Hi Tammy,

Thanks for your query.

Headache + vomiting were most likely due to hangover along with acute alcohol-induced stomach irritation. Persistent headache is apparently due to blunt injury over head. A short course of Anti-inflammatory pain-killers will cure the concussion effects. Get a dressing done of the gash wound over the scalp.

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Dr. Rakesh Karanwal
Answered: Wed, 1 Jan 2014
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