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Have severe headache, wear glasses. Now taking vasograine, propanarol, no relief. What to do?

thanks very much for this opotunity i am 25 male taking bachelor of pharmacy hare Tanzania at MUHIMBILI UNIVERSITY suffering from headache since long time,but currently it become severe i was using spectacles but Ophamologist told me no problem with my eyes then i was reffered to neurologist for father treatment, NOW I am taking vasograine tabs tds and propanarol 40mg od.still i dont feel well.this affect my studies as i am medical student i need total concentration, now i cant do so please help me,KAZAURA REMIGIUS YYYY@YYYY
Asked On : Mon, 15 Apr 2013
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Since you are taking Vasograine so I am assuming that you are suffering from Migraine.

As you are having repeated severe headaches you should discuss with your doctor about starting either Amitriptlyine or Flunarizine. Both of them can be very helpful in preventing future Migraine attacks. For controlling acute attacks, any NSAIDs like Ibuprofen can be useful. Vasograin should not be taken daily.

These medicines can decrease the severity as well as frequency of migraine attacks.

Most patients start reporting improvement within 1-2 weeks of starting the treatment.

Please feel free to discuss further if you have any other query.

Kind regards


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