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How can severe headache be treated?

My husband had a brain bleed and stroke in 2008. He is now disabled but can function fairly well at home on his own. This week he has had a headache all week and is in bed. His doctor told him to take hydrocodone and ibuprofin and to stay in bed. I am confused, his health is declining. Any advice as to what we can do?n
Wed, 13 Jun 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Do neurology consult and I think you should have CT or MRI brain to look for any abnormality which is causing a headache.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

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