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Frequent headaches due to migrane,treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   I am a migraine patient since long
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but these days the frequency of headached has increased a lot
Doctor :   What medications are you taking as of now?
User :   no medication
Doctor :   Ok
User :   when i had sever attack then
User :   i take vasograin
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Age - 24 , Occuptaion :- Working Martital Status- Single weight- 49 height - 5' 3''
User :   dependent no
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when were you suffering with this problem?
User :   9 yrs
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   but these days its too much
Doctor :   Ok
User :   ya..irregular periods..are these related
Doctor :   Can you identify what triggers your attacks usually?
User :   these days every weekend
User :   noise , light
User :   more sugar
User :   n i keep on vomitting later on
Doctor :   Fluctuations in hormones related to irregular menses can trigger migraine attacks.
User :   okies
Doctor :   I suggest that you get yourself examined by a gynaecologist
User :   but gynae says ..for migraine
User :   contact some good neurologist
Doctor :   You should avoid the migraine triggers as much as possible.
User :   like?
Doctor :   what about the irregular periods? Were you given any medication for it?
User :   ya
User :   few days back i consultd a gynae
User :   its like 3 months i haven't had my periods
User :   i m taking evecare these days
Doctor :   Keep a diary whenever you get a migraine. Write down whatever you did that day, that may help to identify the triggers
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Did you get an ultrasound scan done?
User :   for migraine or periods
Doctor :   Ultrasound abdomen
User :   ya
Doctor :   for periods
Doctor :   While writing the diary write about the food you took in particular
Doctor :   Try muscle relaxation exercises, yoga and meditation.
User :   ok
User :   i had ultrasound test
User :   that was fine
Doctor :   Or atleast spend atleast 1/2 an hour per day
Doctor :   doing something which is relaxing to you.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   okies
Doctor :   Get enough sleep, but dont oversleep as excess sleep can also cause migraine
Doctor :   Rest in a dark, quiet room when you feel a headache coming on.
User :   that all i do doctor
Doctor :   Place an ice pack wrapped in a cloth on the back of your neck
Doctor :   and apply gentle pressure to painful areas on your scalp.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Exercise regularly as it reduces tension
Doctor :   Warm up slowly
User :   ok
Doctor :   If all other medcines and methods fail, the you can consider options like acupuncture
Doctor :   massage
User :   head massage
Doctor :   Try to take more B vitamins in your diet in general, like whole grains
Doctor :   head, neck and shoulders should be massaged
User :   ok
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Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   hmm probably
User :   anhyways thanks
Doctor :   You are welcome
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