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Feeling a tingling sensation above the left eyebrow to scalp,

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Feeling a tingling sensation above the left eyebrow to scalp, slight headache on that side also. Been going on for a couple of days. I'm in good health, 62 , anything to worry about
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  deardr replied 1 year ago.
Hello,I am Dr Ken and I will be helping you today.Do you have any associated symptoms like abnormal vision/ weakness at any part of the body? Do you have any diagnosed medical condition?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No associated symptoms, it was hard to keep eyes open when sitting at a convention with many speakers. No medical conditions, someone suggested parathesia
Expert:  deardr replied 1 year ago.
I am happy that there are no associated symptoms. Tingling indicates reduced blood flow or irritation of the nerve of the region concerned. It can be due to diabetes, vitamin or mineral deficiency/ dehydration. Other possibility is strain on eyesight.As of now - Ibuprofen should give relief. I do not see any need to worry. Few symptoms however should prompt medical evaluation - Severe headache/ weakness over part of the body or face/ loss of consciousness or dizziness.Wish you well.Best
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks. Bayer aspirin did give some relief, I will try ibuprofen instead . And stay hydrated
Expert:  deardr replied 1 year ago.
Good Luck :)
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I am now experiencing a rash with blisters on my eyebrows and forehead and tingling now above my mouth, and on my eyelid. I presume those areas will come out with rash. I am highly allergic to poison ivy- and the rash kinda looks like that, but it does not itch, just tingles. started taking Zyrtec.
Expert:  deardr replied 1 year ago.
Zyrtec should help to get rid of any allergy component. I would also have Motrin to get relief from inflammation if any.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I went to doctor now, I have facial shingles
Expert:  deardr replied 1 year ago.
I am happy that it was diagnosed.Best