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Best medication to cure migraine - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Good Posted in: Headache and Migraines
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User :   Hello Doctor
Doctor :   hi
User :   I have having migraine for more than 2 yrs now
User :   i get an attack 1-2 times a week
User :   i take Grenil when i have a headache
Doctor :   ok
User :   i avoid caffine and nicotine
Doctor :   Was this precribed by a neuro?
Doctor :   ok
User :   cheese and cocoa
User :   no, general physician
Doctor :   is your headache alright with these measures?
User :   i still a headache for no apparant reason
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   where exactly is the headche?
Doctor :   the location- can you pin point it?
User :   temples
User :   and pain in the neck
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you always have nausea/ vomitting?
Doctor :   r u thr?
User :   yes
User :   nausea? .. yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any blurring of vision?
User :   no vomitting? i feel like though
User :   no blurring of vision.
User :   cant function normally
Doctor :   how old are you?
Doctor :   what work do you do?
User :   27
User :   i work on computers for 8 hrs - finance team
Doctor :   do you have any other health problems?
User :   mon-fri
Doctor :   do you smoke/drink alcohol?
User :   no
Doctor :   does stress increase your headache?
User :   yes
User :   i need to be away from work when I get a headache
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Qurram, the headache you described- with the temples and neck region being more affected
Doctor :   is more likely to be a tension headache than migraine
User :   ok
Doctor :   If your headache is quite frequent
User :   my work is not very stressful
Doctor :   It is always better to consult a Neurologist for an examination
User :   4-5 times a month
Doctor :   and let him make a diagnosis after thorough investigation
Doctor :   Is there anything else i can help you with?

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