I Live With Chronic Migraine Disease

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    Hi & Vent

    Age 43, 6 yrs of CM, tons of Depakote, now Botox. Effexor for the depression all this has caused and maybe for a problem with it I already had. I've gained 45 pounds since going on the Depakote and I look like hell. I've had fibromyalgia which I usually don't mention to people...
    garden10 garden10
    46-50, F
    Aug 25, 2013

    Getting Tiresome..

    I've had migraines off and on for the last few years. I'm 42 and I remember my dad having really bad migraines. I have high blood pressure, just like he does. I'm on medications for that, but it has done absolutely NOTHING for my migraines. This new one started January 28, 2012...
    stitchingirl stitchingirl
    41-45, F
    Mar 22, 2012

    So,this is the 13th day in a row

    that I am in pain and don't take any meds. I'm almost getting used to that,with "almost" being the key word. I got back to school today and it was okay. At some point I walked out of the classroom and went to the bathroom. I was feeling really low and nauseous. I wanted to...
    IcedPhoenix IcedPhoenix
    18-21, F
    Jan 22, 2014
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