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Right side of head just has been hurting me this is the

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Hello right side of head just has been hurting me this is the second day what could this be? Pain is not constant it comes and goes i took 2 tylenols have not kicked in. A little worried... Pain just started all of a sudden.. wake up my head starts hurting only on right side only. Pain stays with me all day comes and goes the pain not constant
Submitted: 18 days ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Right side temple achy pain
Expert:  Dr. Mo replied 18 days ago.

Hi Dr. Mo here, it sounds like it could be a migraine or a tension headache.

Are you having any numbness or weakness of the facial muscles?

Expert:  Dr. Mo replied 18 days ago.

The fact that it comes and goes is a good sign.

Bad things like tumors or bleeding in the brain usually are constant and get worse and worse.

Expert:  Dr. Mo replied 18 days ago.

Have you done anything that could have aggravated the muscles in the neck?

Have you been grinding your teeth or clenching your teeth?