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My 38 yr old daughter has been in bed with a migrane for 4

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my 38 yr old daughter has been in bed with a migrane for 4 days when she sits up or walks she gets dizzy and throws up she has been taking asprin for migranes but doesn't help much she has a mri schedualed for 3 days from now what can I do to help relieve her pain
JA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: she has suffered with cronic daily headaches for a few years the dr has given her propannial but took her off of it the pain only is lessened with laying down and sleeping she hasn't ate or drank much in 3 days I keep giving her water and dt, 7 up cause she has type 2 diabieties
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: her aic level about 7 mo ago was over 400 now its 107 today and has lost over 60 lbs
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 6 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 6 months ago.

have you tried caffeine?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
no she just drinks dt. soda sence shes type 2 diabetic
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 6 months ago.

Okay. I would try caffeine

regular coffee is fine

it helps quite a bit with migraines

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 6 months ago.

Thanks for this question.

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