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Massive pain in head after gym. Took advil. What else can help?

Hey so the other day when i was in the gym, I started to lift but about 10 minutes into workout I had a massive pain in my head. It was going down the middle to back of neck and on all of the right side of my head. The pain was so bad i had to stop lifting weights and i dont know what happened. i took some advil and went to sleep and 5 hours or so later it was much better. help?
Asked On : Sun, 9 Sep 2012
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Welcome to Healthcaremagic.

The pain could be due to sprain in the neck muscles which usually presents as sharp pain.

If it recurs then you have to ware a neck collar for a week which may relax the muscles and prevent future incidents.

Wish you good health.
Answered: Mon, 10 Sep 2012
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