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I Have a Migraine

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    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Feb 8

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    Just a very long day, didn't sleep well again last night and woke up with the pounding. It's not the kids fault that I was not functioning well so we went about our activities for the day. Needless to say I'm now paying the price for it. I'm about to crash but needed to get a few...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 9, 2009

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    I Have Migraines

    I have Migraines,sometimes with horrible headache & neck pain & sometimes just aura symptoms. But I have them & they are unpleasant.I'm currently taking prevention medications(Neurontin,Nadolol,&, Amitriptyline.) I get a load of migraine symptoms usually just not really bad...
    MrSamGary87 MrSamGary87 22-25 Dec 16, 2012

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    It started at 3AM, I had to get up at 6

    and go to work. It's past 10 and that stupid thing still hurts....so annoying. And to make it worse I don't have much to do to keep me busy :(
    Sleih Sleih 26-30, M 1 Response Jun 10

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    Oh God I just wish it stopes I am

    so in pain I took painkillers with no results I cant think straight i feel it pounding like crazy Some times i wish i could remove the painful part and through it away maybe at the wall then stomp it and burn it and get rid of it Oh God it hurts so much My temper aint...
    nouraruon nouraruon 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    Ugh

    I didn't sleep good last night....and this morning, I woke up with a headache, and now its just getting worse and worse. Now I am on the verge of getting a really bad migraine. :(
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 11, 2009

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    Need a Dull Knife

    I'm here to get my mind off of it but feel like regurgitate crap! It started earlier but has gotten progressively worse to the point that I'm typing through tears. I got home from school and just ran to the bathroom and got sick. I'm nibbling on bread to soak up the meds I popped...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 5 Responses Mar 3, 2009

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    Ow

    I have a terrible migraine headache right now. Its really bad, I can't stand them, because I have no health insurance, so I am using over-the-counter meds, but I still can't take them... because they meds don't do ****. Ugh!!!
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Nov 22, 2009

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    Sudendly....

    All of a Suden I have a really bad migraine. It came on about two hours ago. I have taken two excredians for it, and I have also lowered the light on my laptop so it doesn't bother me. It really sucks, but I am doing my best to handle it.....
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 23, 2009

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    For the Past Two Days

    starting when i woke yesterday morning and, thankfully, ending today at noon after i took zomig this morning. there was a time when i suffered with migraines for three days in a row, several times a month. now, i usually get them once a month, hormonal migraines. this one was...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 4, 2009

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    Migraine's Of The Worst Kind

    I too suffer from migraines and can't seem to get to the bottom of what actually causes it. Mine can last up to 10 days and I sometimes stay in bed in a dark room wearing my sunglasses as my eyes are so light sensitive. Pouring cold water over the back of my neck always helps...
    mpde mpde 56-60, F 3 Responses Jun 21, 2012

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    Currently have my first ever migraine.

    Someone! Help me! What do I do!!
    clandastine clandastine 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    Feel It...

    I feel a Migriane headache coming on. So I took some excredian I hope it works, but knowing my luck it won't. I hate when its my time of the month, it seems like I was just getting over it, and now its here again :(
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 10, 2009

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    Day 2.....

    I am on day 2 of this migraine from hell. Nothing is helping. I feel so bad. One more day of this, and Im going to need to go to the er...its getting bad =/ I'd kill for some relief....
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 10, 2010

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    Get It Off Me!

    Get it off!! It...it mocks me...
    musared musared 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 23, 2009

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    I have another migraine.

    It started on the left, so I know it is going to be a rough one. Right now I am nauseated and pain is radiating from my head down my neck to my shoulders. And this is an hour after I took my migraine meds!! FML....someone kill me now.....
    sassyg1rl sassyg1rl 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 26

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    Over 24 Hours Now

    What do you do when you want nothing more than to scoop your eyes out with a rusty, sharp spoon? I was up all night last eve, in the shower at 3 am until 4, laid in every possible position, tried to sit and relax but nothing. I got up and forced myself to drive to work, hiding...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 7 Responses Aug 20, 2009

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    Dear Migraine, Why are you torturing me like

    this? What did I do to you? Can you just go away with a take of paracetamol? You really hell hurts. 😭😭😭 Love, Me 💙
    iamblue1234 iamblue1234 18-21, F Apr 27

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    Horrible Excruciating Pain

    I've been dealing with them for a few years, but today had to be one of the worst. The heat just escalates it and no matter how long I rest or what meds I take nothing works.. except for strong pain killers and I can't even take any of those right now, all I'm supposed to take is...
    babyblueeyes0417 babyblueeyes0417 22-25, F May 30, 2013

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    If there's a traditional chinese medicine hall where you are, try it. I did. Was prescribed ground herbs to take for a week, but my migraines disappeared after only a day of...
    immobilise immobilise 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    The first time I got a migraine I was at school and it hurt so bad I was crying and I almost threw up. I went home and I got sick and I couldn't walk I could hardly move. I had...
    Diamondgirly Diamondgirly 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Threw away my birth control. This week was "inactive pill" week. After my visit to the neurologist yesterday and finding out the pill was my main trigger, I need to make changes. I...
    BrittanyErin BrittanyErin 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    I get horrible migraines. My hand will go numb, I lose my peripheral or get spots in my vision and I get really spacey. That's just first part after that stops the pain comes...
    TroyPaladin TroyPaladin 36-40, M 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I've had migraine headaches since 15 and it has gotten from bad to worse overtime! I've seen a specialist about it and tried different prevention & painkillers but none seems to be...
    outtamymindz outtamymindz 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 29

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    First trip to the neurologist tomorrow! Let's (try to) figure out this whole migraine situation..
    BrittanyErin BrittanyErin 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    god, these migraines keep getting worse. soon the pills wont do a thing. i hope i dont end up in the hospital all the time like my father
    kevinnc1 kevinnc1 18-21, M 3 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I had my first migraine when I was 5 years old. I remember it clearly....walking around the playground looking at the other children and only being able to see their heads or legs...
    lemolemo lemolemo 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I started an anti-seizure medication (Topamax) for mood stabilising and migraine control, but had a severe reaction to it that I can only describe as a seizure. I started feeling...
    SuperInferior SuperInferior 22-25 Jul 12

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    I get quite ill sometimes with headaches. The arrive unexpectedly an very suddenly. I am getting them more often now despite my painkillers and I'm terrified that they missed...
    nainaii nainaii 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Anyone have any advice for coping with the hot summer weather? I tolerate cold pretty well, but after being out in the sun for a little over 2 hours yesterday I had a horrible...
    dolceharajuku dolceharajuku 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    Went to the neurologist today. To keep the story short, I was prescribed topamax. Anyone have experience with this medication?
    BrittanyErin BrittanyErin 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 9

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    I hate just not knowing when they will come on and take over my head, making it throb in waves of pain, with my vision going crazy with auroras and just wanting to get away from...
    AndreaNZ AndreaNZ 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My symptoms started when I was 16. I began to experience widespread joint, muscle pain, and headaches. I was seen by multiple doctors who said that I was perfectly fine and just...
    eeeck eeeck 26-30 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Anyone out there have experience with Elavil as treatment. I am recently diagnosed and am on week 4 of Elavil with no results. I am a zombie.
    sstrack1 sstrack1 56-60, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I woke yesterday morning having to remind myself that having walked the path I walked the week before would only lead me to a life of daily disappointments. That I want more than...
    1a2l3j 1a2l3j 46-50, F Jun 25

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    I went to the doctors today to check up on my lymes. Last Time I was in there they re tested me to make sure I had it we got the results today and it came back negative. But Iv...
    Megan2020 Megan2020 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    I went to the doctors today to check up on my lymes. Last Time I was in there they re tested me to make sure I had it we got the results today and it came back negative. But Iv...
    Megan2020 Megan2020 13-15, F Jun 26

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    I am 20 & was diagnosed with MCTD when I was 15. The past 5 years have been one heck of a roller coaster. Not only has my disorder been bothering me, but I've developed migraines...
    Anaya1118 Anaya1118 18-21, F Jul 1

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    Well, here is my story... First, I am a 58 year old from Pennsylvania, USA, happily married, very healthy (except a small weight issue) wonderful children (2) and 6 beautiful...
    lmccard lmccard 56-60, F Jul 3

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    I have had severe iron- deficiency anemia since i was 7 and it gets worse as i get older. I'm super pale, bruise for no reason and get killer migraines. i also get really weak and...
    courtiethelittledramaqueen courtiethelittledramaqueen 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    Every night I have the most random dreams that make no sense at all and I believe that they keep me from getting my recommended number if hours to sleep, especially on a school...
    worldofme107 worldofme107 13-15, M a week ago

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    My symptoms started when I was 16. I began to experience widespread joint, muscle pain, and headaches. I was seen by multiple doctors who said that I was perfectly fine and just...
    eeeck eeeck 26-30 2 days ago

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    I have had dermatillomania since I was 2 or 3. I have a picture of me as a young child, picking at my skin, and it makes me sad. I'm in my 30's and I still don't have it under...
    JennyD045 JennyD045 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    I wish I was fearless and bold and, could put up a fight and stand up for myself but the truth is I am as timid as one could ever be. I shy away from strangers and stress out if I...
    patiencesentience patiencesentience 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I have trust issues. I haven't ways had them, in my younger years I trusted without fear of pain or betrayals but I can't function like that anymore. When I was 19 I started...
    misspaperwait misspaperwait 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    When I was 18 I got diagnosed with chronic pancreatitis and have had lots of test done but still live everyday in pain. Is this normal for pancreatitis or has anyone have this...
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