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I dont know what to do anymore. I have serious migraines. I

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I dont know what to do anymore. I have serious migraines. I have to tie a band around my head and shut off all the lights. Im miserable and its taking a toll on my relationships.
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing Internal Medicine Physician. Excellent service is my goal.

I'm sorry you are struggling

Have you tried imitrex or daily preventive medicines?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I have actually. My mother gets bad migraines as well and she gave one to try. I feel like nothing works for me. The weird thing too is that I did get a CT and nothing showed up! I don't understand.

What medicine do you take daily Kim including over the counter?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
I take birth control, Trazadone for sleep. Advil, Ibuprofen and Excedrin. Oh! and my multivitamins... can't forget those!
Thanks Kim

I think what you are experiencing here is a medication overuse headache

I think you have underlying migraines but it is being made worse by all the medicines.

Here's an article about it

the first step is to wean off these drugs over a few days.

Then a daily preventive med should be instated

I hope this helps.

If you have more questions, just reply. :)
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