Migraine Discussions

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  1. link Dawn689
    Chronic daily Migraines
    I have suffered from migraines since I was a young child.. When I was around 16yrs old or so, the Doctor had a cat scan done.. I guess this was to make sure nothing was wrong in my head.. All they came to the conclusion was.. You have migraines! As t - 70% more...
    Dawn689- over a year ago - 12 Replies - in Migraine
  2. link Scooterpottymouth
    Scooter. Propsguy is spot on. I have had daily bilateral temporal migraines for 24 years. I wake up with them and go to bed with them. I have tried nearly every drug known to mankind but nothing has ever worked. Then I started taking Niacin. I did no - 68% more...
    Scooterpottymouth- over a year ago
  3. link Scooterpottymouth
    Scooter. Propsguy is spot on. I have had daily bilateral temporal migraines for 24 years. I wake up with them and go to bed with them. I have tried nearly every drug known to mankind but nothing has ever worked. Then I started taking Niacin. I did no - 68% more...
    Scooterpottymouth- over a year ago
  4. link Ninabobeana1
    Also the only medaication I take is for my hypothyroidism.
    Ninabobeana1- over a year ago
  5. link Ninabobeana1
    I have been having migraines, on the right side of my head in the temple area, for months now. The sad thing is that they are there day in, and day out. I go to bed at night, and wake up in the morning refreshed with no migraine, after about 1/2 hour - 71% more...
    Ninabobeana1- over a year ago
  6. link Dawn689
    Boy oh boy you hit the nail on the head... sometimes excersize wont bother me but the more I read online, there is such a thing a excersize induced migraines.. I know I can't drink milk period, peanut butter is for the most part out also, only once i - 79% more...
    Dawn689- over a year ago
  7. link Jpzs
    When it comes to migraines as with so many other physical issues and reactions to drugs- it is all so individually based. Migraines are at least partially inherited and in my family about 50-75% of my sisters, cousins, nieces and nephews and both my - 79% more...
    Jpzs- over a year ago
  8. link Propsguy
    you can do some research on Fire Your Doctor.com or Doctor Yourself.com. niacin is in many foods. there is a toxic human dose but it's so large- you would throw up long before you got to it my BF had panic attacks, also chronic (almost daily migraine - 93% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  9. link Dawn689
    That is good to know.. So is there any chance of taking to much niacin? I read on the bottle that if it does that then the body is not handling it well and to either take a lower dose or not take it at all. Now I can say that I am very confused...??? - 3% more...
    Dawn689- over a year ago
  10. link Propsguy
    it has to be the flushing kind of niacin. if you take too much, your ears and face with get red and hot and prickly. don't worry, it lasts about 1/2 hr to an hour. it's unpleasant, but it won't hurt you. it will let you know that you've reached your - 37% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  11. link Dawn689
    I will have to try that... thank you! I would much rather take a vitamin than medication everyday. I also suffer from depression, PTSD, anxiety and panic disorder.. so it would be really nice to not have a everyday headache/migraine..
    Dawn689- over a year ago
  12. link Propsguy
    my BF was having chronic daily migraines for the past few years. i was convinced that he was over medicated- he's been on antidepressants for 15 yrs! with high doses of niacin (300 - 500 mg a day), he got off the antidepressants and in the last 2 mon - 36% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  13. link Ninabobeana1
    What to do for an on going migraine headache.
    I have been having migraines, on the right side of my head in the temple area, for months now. The sad thing is that they are there day in, and day out. I go to bed at night, and wake up in the morning refreshed with no migraine, after about 1/2 hour - 74% more...
    Ninabobeana1- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Migraine
  14. link Sisree
    Brain hemorrhage and migraines?
    in Dec 2004 I suffered a sub-arachnoid brain hemorrhage. Since then i have had severe migraines everyday-much worse than the migraines i had Before the hemorrhage. A ECG showed I have partial closed seizures which leave behind these horrific headache - 50% more...
    Sisree- over a year ago - in Migraine
  15. link Vila
    studies affected by migraine....
    hi......i hv beeb suffer migraine since child I will vomit and cant eat anything if migraine attack me ..... plz gv sm tips to avoid migraine coz i am a student and it sometime attack me during exam.......
    Vila- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Migraine
  16. link Barb621
    I have been suffering for over 20 years and have several frinds that have different tricks too. for me no stress and a constant schedule...very boring but helpful. sometimes my assignments are late. One friend felt herself getting a migraine and cran - 69% more...
    Barb621- over a year ago
  17. link Tammiej
    seisures due to migraines
    my 22 year old daughter has recently been told she has a condition called migrilepsy. Seizure-like activity caused by the intense pain of her migraine. Has anyone else heard of this?
    Tammiej- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Migraine
  18. link 12345med
    I am 52 years old never had migraines and you are describing what I have, but noone will give me a name for it. contact me at db_iet@yahoo.com I would like to know more about what here symtoms are like. reallyinterested.
    12345med- over a year ago