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Chronic Daily Headache (402 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

Acupuncture% of members (num votes)
Pain relief
42% (1392)
Bruising
19% (1374)
Nausea relief
13% (1362)
Bleeding
11% (1362)
yawning
13% (467)
Bacterial infection
4% (1380)
Nerve injury
4% (1373)
night sweats
7% (725)
heartburn
5% (958)
Upset stomach
8% (549)
beware of counterfeit drugs and do not mix medications....
10% (386)
Jaw clenching
8% (485)
vertigo
8% (458)
dehydration
6% (550)
weight gain
13% (225)
rebound anxiety
7% (396)
hair loss
7% (383)
drop in blood pressure
6% (432)
wired
6% (453)
urinary hesitancy
6% (391)
hunger
5% (454)
headached
10% (223)
yeast infections
7% (328)
rough on stomach
4% (455)
Time release meds can be dangerous because side effects persist
4% (380)
tachycardia
3% (530)
very tired could not sleep, eyes seemed very big
5% (325)
Derealization
2% (765)
hypotension
3% (423)
Pneumothorax
1% (1363)
Hepatitis B
1% (1360)
tic exacerbation
1% (480)
Weight gain
7% (83)
new symptoms during withdrawal of substance
2% (228)
faster recovery after vertigo/nausea attack
4% (134)
Severe abdominal pain
5% (80)
reduced anticipatory stress
5% (73)
off label used for stage fright
1% (380)
oversensitised
3% (97)
as you age less is better.....had blackouts from halcion (triazolam) when I was younger.....learned that awareness can be affected by medication....BTW as a medicinal chemist, I tried everything, but I don\'t operate heavy machinery, ha ha ha ha
1% (379)
Headache
5% (62)
uncontrollable outbursts
3% (74)
increased blood pressure
7% (29)
irritability
3% (75)
Halusinations
0% (290)
renal failure diagnosed by ER from accupuncture
1% (115)
kept me awake
1% (108)
Allergic reaction
1% (80)
easy to anger
1% (73)
toothache
0% (2)
Antidepressants% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
59% (539)
decreased sex drive
59% (534)
dry mouth
57% (542)
weight gain
52% (538)
insomnia
45% (532)
nervousness / anxiety
45% (537)
increased appetite
38% (527)
constipation
37% (531)
dizziness
36% (521)
confusion
28% (522)
decreased appetite
25% (523)
increased heart rate
22% (524)
blurred vision
22% (519)
urinary retention
14% (521)
Night Sweats
33% (186)
body tremors
13% (104)
Eletriptan (Relpax)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
59% (100)
weakness
27% (96)
dry mouth
25% (96)
dizziness
23% (96)
headache
22% (96)
upset stomach
14% (98)
Cold extremities
17% (58)
heartburn
10% (96)
stomach pain or cramps
10% (96)
Heaviness in chest
17% (58)
Flat affect
7% (58)
Excedrin% of members (num votes)
abdominal discomfort or pain
21% (390)
shakiness
21% (383)
restlessness
19% (384)
sleep problems
18% (386)
nausea
17% (386)
anxiety
12% (382)
vomiting
5% (383)
Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)% of members (num votes)
gas or bloating
22% (3024)
constipation
18% (3024)
ringing in the ears
17% (2997)
heartburn
24% (1627)
diarrhea
13% (3009)
dizziness
12% (2993)
nausea
19% (1803)
nervousness
11% (2980)
stomach ache
24% (1112)
Headaches
16% (1528)
Sleepiness
15% (947)
itching
11% (1212)
Night Sweats
14% (997)
none
21% (641)
Easy bruising
15% (824)
Blurred vision
9% (1182)
Pain
15% (548)
Extreme itchiness
7% (1131)
Chest pain
6% (1260)
peptic ulcer
5% (928)
temporary loss of vision
2% (2223)
hyperacidity
7% (562)
Increased phamaceutical toxins in my body
5% (655)
Easy bruising (fish oil)
4% (806)
Nightmares
6% (540)
Folate deficiency from frequent use of NSAIDs
3% (455)
anxiety
8% (125)
Increased bleeding from cuts
6% (175)
increased menstrual bleeding
5% (211)
Facial/Cranial Nerve Pain
6% (106)
Tendonitis
6% (53)
Rizatriptan (Maxalt)% of members (num votes)
drowsiness
56% (282)
fatigue
54% (282)
dizziness
31% (270)
dry mouth
26% (262)
upset stomach
24% (277)
brain fog
45% (141)
tingling or numb feeling
23% (268)
flushing (feeling of warmth)
22% (264)
fall asleep within 15 minutes of taking
27% (201)
chills
14% (258)
vomiting
12% (266)
muscle pain or cramps
12% (263)
headache
22% (130)
Made migraine throbbing much worse
21% (131)
diarrhea
9% (262)
stomach pain
9% (264)
Vivid dreams
20% (109)
low bloodpressure
10% (192)
Increased urination
19% (105)
Nausia
20% (89)
very jittery
14% (132)
tremors
6% (259)
Nausea
23% (69)
stiff neck
15% (99)
Maxalt and all triptans - Jaw pain the first bite after taking Maxalt or any triptan, but then jaw if fine.
13% (104)
heart palpitaitons
20% (59)
irritability
14% (83)
pressure/tightness in neck/throat.
18% (68)
Irritability
14% (84)
Trouble breathing/asthma attack
9% (120)
unable to sleep
12% (77)
itching of nose
8% (106)
Made the room spin around!! Worse than the migraine!
9% (105)
made brain feel as in a cloud and fuzzy
21% (38)
Hydrocodone made migraine worse
12% (57)
rebound
16% (45)
Muscle spasms
6% (119)
worsens migraine headache
11% (62)
eye pain
12% (49)
Can\'t slow down
3% (189)
Very cold nose and face
5% (86)
joint pain
7% (54)
Heartburn
12% (33)
Made migraine worse
7% (54)
black thoughts
3% (87)
Extreme Neck Pain
9% (32)
Verapamil _ Nausea
5% (65)
Euphoria
4% (85)
Tightness in thyroid area of neck
13% (24)
Stadol made the room spin around!! It was worse than the migraine. Another woman told me it did the same thing to her!
3% (103)
unable to speak
8% (25)
severe scalp muscles twitching
6% (34)
Gabapentin - severe dry eyes
3% (62)
Muscle and joint pain
8% (26)
Constant vomiting
6% (33)
suicidal ideation
2% (87)
unable to move
8% (25)
depression
4% (47)
hemorrhoids
11% (9)
constipation
7% (15)
got a severe red rashy bumps especially on upper body around neck and arms and face
1% (94)
LIVER PROBLEMS W/ DEPAKOTE
50% (2)
bleeding gums
10% (10)
Blocked Thyroid Medication
1% (94)
seizure
1% (129)
itching of lips
1% (104)
Prednisone - psychosis
4% (25)
Room spinning around was from Stadol
1% (103)
LORTAB - PAIN IN JAW, GRINDING TEETH
50% (2)
hallucninate
6% (16)
Cushing\'s suppossed to be w/Prednisone
1% (74)
Using 2 X/Week Possibly contributed to heart attack
2% (55)
strong smell to urine
11% (9)
Migraine that did not go away for months
2% (41)
Fever, reduced ability to sweat
1% (106)
Cushing\'s Syndrome
0% (74)
Caused a migraine
0% (4)
fecal incontinence
0% (44)
corneal ulceration
0% (44)
Racism
0% (72)
hyperacusis
0% (44)
Migraine intensifies, feeling of panic and with injection - fall asleep and wake up migraine free
0% (9)
LIVER PROBLEMS
0% (2)
raised triglycerides
0% (19)
Sumatriptan (Imitrex)% of members (num votes)
Drowsiness
47% (427)
Dizziness or a spinning sensation (vertigo)
37% (418)
Chest tightness or pressure
33% (414)
Sensations of tingling, warmth, pressure under skin
32% (417)
Weakness
31% (411)
Jaw or neck tightness or pain
30% (418)
Flushing (redness of the skin, especially the face)
26% (409)
Anxiety
20% (407)
Rebound headaches
34% (208)
Ear, nose, or throat discomfort
17% (406)
Sweating
17% (400)
nausea
30% (185)
Rebound Migraines
36% (137)
Stomach or abdominal pain
12% (399)
Difficulty swallowing
11% (406)
Muscle pain or cramps
11% (400)
Heart palpitations
28% (125)
Decreased salivation
8% (403)
Shoulder muscle aching
14% (218)
Heart beats very rapidly with Imitrex
28% (105)
raised blood pressure
15% (175)
Lightheadedness
45% (51)
skin: extreme light sensitivity
10% (236)
Diarrhea
9% (169)
Fatigue
47% (32)
Muscle soreness
23% (65)
Increased Blood Pressure Leading to Migraine
10% (123)
Gastroenteritis
5% (215)
Sensitivity to hot water
13% (61)
Cold, prickly feeling inside of head as medicine begins to work
27% (30)
angioedema, allergic reaction
3% (319)
Hands get shaky
24% (29)
bronchospasm, angioedema
2% (321)
Insomnia
13% (47)
increased migraine headache pain
22% (27)
Increased migraine headache pain
19% (26)
facial welts/swelling
3% (194)
dry mouth causes cavity
3% (142)
angioedema
1% (316)
Alergic reaction; head swell, throuat constrict.
5% (39)
Hives
4% (48)
Hyperness
4% (28)
Increased
4% (25)
Anaphylaxis
2% (48)
Increase in bowel movements
3% (29)
Anaphalactic reaction
0% (26)
Angioedema
0% (59)
tingling fingers and toes as migraine ends
0% (3)
Tramadol (Ultram)% of members (num votes)
sleepiness
45% (536)
drowsiness
41% (513)
dizziness
25% (332)
difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep
32% (523)
nausea
32% (523)
dry mouth
32% (508)
headache
29% (518)
weakness
27% (519)
changes in mood
25% (513)
constipation
23% (509)
agitation
23% (514)
nervousness
21% (513)
sweating
20% (506)
heartburn or indigestion
19% (510)
itching
17% (507)
vomiting
15% (507)
muscle tightness
13% (507)
chills
13% (501)
diarrhea
10% (507)
uncontrollable shaking of a part of the body
8% (503)
vaginal itching
7% (303)

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