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A severe, recurring, and throbbing headache, usually accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound, is called a migraine. It generally affects only one side of the head. Hormonal changes, stress, depression, anxiety, insufficient sleep, dehydration, and strong smells can trigger a migraine.

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My girlfriend's severe migraines have caused depression. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor,I am seeking advice for my girlfriend. She has been suffering from severe migraines for many years. Currently, she takes Sumatriptan, which helps occasionally, but she is concerned about taking it too frequently. She experiences migraines very often, at least once a week, and sometimes ...  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have read your query. Migraines have become a common health issue these days. They are mainly caused by an unhealthy lifestyle and poor eating habits. Here are some instructions to help with the problem: Avoid loud music and sounds as much as possible. When goin...  Read Full »

I had two migraine episodes in a day. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 19 year old female. Is it normal to get two migraines in a day, within nine hours of each other? I have been getting them more often in the last few months, roughly once a month for the last six months. But all of a sudden, I have gotten two today.  Read Full »

Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai

Answer: Hello, Welcome to A migraineis an episodic primary headache. If a headache is throbbing, with moderate to severe pain, usually on one side of the head, and associated with nausea and vomiting, it is known a migraine. Once it appears, typically it lasts for 4 to 72 hours based on its se...  Read Full »

I am suffering from migraine, heaviness of head, and vertigo for the past 20 years. What to do?

Query: Hello doctor, I am suffering from vertigo, heaviness of head, and migraine. I am 40-years-old. This problem from 20 years all MRI and CT scan reports are normal. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Arti Yadav

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I have reviewed the report (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity), and it seems normal. Do you have cervical spondylitis or any ear complaint, as vertigo can be because of that also? Do you have migraine pain from one-sided or whole head. Do you have any...  Read Full »

Is it advisable to use Marijuana for chronic migraines?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 30 year old male, who is suffering from chronic migraines. Occasional marijuana seems to have helped. But, I test positive for drug tests. What do I do?  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I just read your query. Marijuana will initially help you, but in the long run, it will have side effects, so try to leave the habit. As you have chronic migraines, there are chances that you may get an attack of a headache once in a while, because migraines can be a...  Read Full »

Kindly suggest some ayurvedic cure for my headache.

Query: Hello doctor, I get headaches, especially when I wash my hair or when I go out in the sun. The climate is really hot here, and I stay indoors. But, I still get headaches, and my nose also pains a bit. I cannot stop washing my hair because of this. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to The symptoms you have mentioned here are indicating towards a migraine headache. However, no diagnostic test can surely rule out a migraine. Its diagnosis is mainly based on the symptoms. In a migraine, there is no definite pain, and pain occurs at any time. Some peop...  Read Full »

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