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Head ache problem, increased frequency, MRI test shows sinus, pain starts from cheek bone to left side of the head, vomits and breathlessness, use of nasal spray stopped running nosesto - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   `Hi Doctor
Doctor :   Hi
User :   I am suffering from recurring headache problem
Doctor :   ok from when.
User :   It has been since so many years now ..but the frequency has now increased almost weekly.
Doctor :   Were you having any medical problems.
User :   I tried many doctors..some said its migrane..some sinus
Doctor :   ok
User :   recently i got my MRI done and sinus came in that
Doctor :   Does it increase on stress, hot baths.
Doctor :   ok.
User :   I tried alopathic medicine didnt improve anything
Doctor :   Have you consulted ENT specialist.
User :   rightnow i am taking homeopathy
Doctor :   ok, has it reduced.
User :   has lil bit..but not much improvement..but yes the intensity of pain has reduced
User :   pain always starts form my cheek bone..then it moves to head esp left side
User :   when it is so severe i vomit as well..and feel breathlessness
User :   Can you suggest sth
Doctor :   i think if it is troubling you severely you will have to consult ent surgeon for surgery.
User :   ohh
Doctor :   They can widen the openings to drain the infection.
User :   but how can i make sure its not migrane
Doctor :   HAve you tried salt water nasal sprays.
Doctor :   If you have done mri and it showed sinus then it must be.
User :   One of the Dr had given me a nasal spray.that reduced my running nose but didnt helpin headache
User :   Is surgery the last option ?
Doctor :   you can try out homeopathy, but go to a good doctor.
Doctor :   It sometimes reduces with it.
User :   with surgery ?
Doctor :   If it does not work out surgery is last option.
Doctor :   What is your age, do you have children.
User :   I am 31..i have 2 yr old kid
Doctor :   Did it increase after child birth
User :   no
User :   even before delivery i had server headache
User :   it is effecting my work n personal life..once i hv headache i am so helpless and cant do anything
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   Have you tried nasal strips
User :   no
User :   but Dr my nose is not not blocked usually
Doctor :   You can consult an ent doctor about it, and also try accupressure
Doctor :   You mean to ay no mucus
User :   can u suggest any good ENT Dr and place where i can get accupressue done
User :   Yes no mucus
User :   I stay near brookfield in bangalore
Doctor :   Then only headache, you can ask about accupressure to a accupuncture specialist to releive your headache
User :   ok
Doctor :   try to increase your immunity by taking vit c in the form of tablet or lemon juice.
Doctor :   Use honey too.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Sometimes the dust and mites in pillow or matress can also triggere
User :   ok
Doctor :   Change your pillows and amttress if it is more than 5 yrs
User :   but i never get headache when i am at home..usually it will happen when i am in office
Doctor :   Try yoga with some breathing exercises.
Doctor :   Looks like the ac is causing problem
User :   may be
Doctor :   Try to shift to a non ac room with good ventilation.
User :   that can't be done :(
Doctor :   With the pollution outside it will cause more problem.
User :   but Dr what should i try immediately to reduce the pain frequency and intensity
Doctor :   Pain killers can bring relief for short time but you will have to use other measures
Doctor :   I can suggest good homeopathy doctor to you from customer care service.
User :   sure
Doctor :   send me your full name.
Doctor :   ok, our customer care service will get back to you.
User :   ok.
User :   Can you also suggest me any good ENT epsecialist
Doctor :   Ys we will do that too.You can consult both.
User :   ok..
User :   thanks a lot Dr for your time
Doctor :   KIndly login for further medical queries.
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