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anyone else out there that has been dealing with Migraines for over 11 years?

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tulip70

Asked by tulip70 at 9:09 PM on Oct. 4, 2010 in Health

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  • I have, but its caused by Fibromyaligia on my end.
    Hezekiahs_mom

    Answer by Hezekiahs_mom at 9:10 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • Oh man. I would totally get this checked out. One of my good friends was suffering from migraines... after getting tested she discovered she had a brain tumor. She had an operation a few weeks ago and has to undergo radiation. Please get it checked out.
    SweetSmeek

    Answer by SweetSmeek at 9:11 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • how often do you get them Hezekiahs mom??? and what do you take for them?
    tulip70

    Comment by tulip70 (original poster) at 9:12 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • I've had bad migraines for about 9-10years. I had tmj sugery (jaw surgery) so i know my cause for them.
    jbond83

    Answer by jbond83 at 9:16 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • My first Migraine was when I was in first Grade. I inherited them from my mother.
    AugustMidge

    Answer by AugustMidge at 9:17 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • about 7 years ago i started having daily migraines the only time i have been able to get rid of them is when im pregnant...i asked my doctor a few years back and he said i was fine and all he did was check my eyes...excederine extra strength works for me most of the time.
    april262009

    Answer by april262009 at 9:23 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • I had migraines from age 14 until about age 55. They went away as soon as I went through menopause and I am soooooo happy. They were related to hormonal fluctuations, as most are. There are so many good things about going through menopause: No periods and no migraines!! WooHoo! My migraines would last at least a day,sometimes three or four and I would throw up occasionally. I sympathize with any of you who have them!
    gertie41

    Answer by gertie41 at 9:26 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • I get them often, and have been prescribed REPAX ~ they seem to work wonders for me :) GOOD LUCK!
    NYladybug

    Answer by NYladybug at 9:29 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • wow.... I am even taking several prevention meds tht are supposed to be helping but not anymore! ever since we moved back to Arizona where my migraines started when I was pregnant , it has gotten worse! mine really come when the pressure changes in the air or when it is going to be raining the next day.... I think I will have to be seen again by a Neurologist to be checked out again....I just hate being in bed all the time not beiing able to do anything besides just lay there for 2 hours until my meds start working...
    tulip70

    Comment by tulip70 (original poster) at 9:29 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • menopause huh???? I had a full hysterectomy and am on hormone replacement meds now so i will not have any hot flashes like I did after my surgery, you are very lucky not to have them anymore April!
    tulip70

    Comment by tulip70 (original poster) at 9:36 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

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