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Precautions to be taken to prevent migraine - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Headache and Migraines
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Doctor :   hi
User :   I am suffering from Migrane
Doctor :   good morning
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since how long
User :   please suggest me the medication for the same
User :   last three months
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the person-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Age-23, Housewife, Marries, 150Cms, 45-47 KG
User :   Gender- Female
User :   Precautions i had to take care of
Doctor :   sure i will
Doctor :   The medicine that is required for your condition is prescription based. These medicine may have many adverse effects and can be prescribed by a doctor only after physical examination. We cannot prescribe it online for your safety and other drug interactions. Hence we recommend that you meet a doctor in your area and he will prescribe it for you
Doctor :   i will tell u the preventive measure or precautions u need to take to prevent further attacks
User :   any precaution regarding diet ?
User :   yes surely do tell me
Doctor :   A diary can help you determine what triggers your migraines.
Doctor :   Get enough sleep, but don't oversleep
Doctor :   If possible, rest in a dark, quiet room when you feel a headache coming on.
Doctor :   usually these attacks occur
Doctor :   when u lack sleep
Doctor :   and adequate rest
Doctor :   There is some evidence that the herbs feverfew and butterbur may prevent migraines or reduce their severity. A high dose of riboflavin (vitamin B-2) also may prevent migraines by correcting tiny deficiencies in the brain cells
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