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I have been taking Paracetamol for the headache. It eases

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I have been taking Paracetamol for the headache. It eases the pain but it's still present. Should i rush off to see a doctor or wait to see if it eases when my monthlys stop
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 10 months ago.

Dear customer,

Thanks for your question.

Many women suffer from headaches before and during their periods. These headaches are most likely due to the hormones, and can often be effectively controlled with medication and usually don’t require in-depth evaluation. However if you have symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, dizziness, or if the headache is severe then you may consult a doctor. You may also need to consult your doctor if this is the first time you are having a headache.

Take care.

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