Migraine

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Migraine

Definition

Recurrent headaches which are throbbing in nature, associated with nausea, vomiting, light or sound sensitivity and which get worse with physical exertion are likely to be migraine headaches. Focal neurological symptoms, particularly visual symptoms, are characteristic.[1]

There are a few synonyms for migraine, depending on the nuance you want to convey:

Formal:

  • Cephalalgia (medical term for headache)

Informal:

  • Megrim (especially in British English)
  • Sick headache

General:

  • Headache (broader term, doesn’t specify severity)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Recurrent headaches which are throbbing in nature, associated with nausea, vomiting, light or sound sensitivity and which get worse with physical exertion are likely to be migraine headaches.

  • Belladonna
  • Glonoinum
  • Iris Versicolor
  • Kali Phos
  • Natrum Muriaticum
  • Nux Vomica
  • Gelsemium
  • Spigelia
  • Hormonal changes in women
  • Drinks
  • Stress
  • Sensory stimuli
  • Sleep changes
  • Physical factors
  • Weather changes
  • Medications- Oral contraceptives
  • Foods
  • Visual phenomena
  • Vision loss
  • Pins and needles sensations in an arm or leg
  • Weakness or numbness
  • Difficulty speaking
  • Pain usually on one side of your head
  • Pain that throbs or pulses
  • Sensitivity to light, sound, smell and touch
  • Nausea and vomiting

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