Migraine Treatment

 

Treating Migraine

Are you suffering from one sided headache. So don’t relax its high time get yourself treated as you might be suffering from migraine.

So what is migraine ?

Migraine is one sided headache which is very intense and is accompanied by nausea/vomiting and flashes of light before the eyes. The headache may persist for several days.
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What causes migraine ?

The cause is not known. But there are certain triggering  factors responsible for headache. They are as follows:
  • Stress
  • Long gaps in taking food
  • Fatique
  • Loss of sleep

 

 

Symptoms

There  are various symptoms seen in migraine. They are as follows :
  • Altered mood
  • Irritability
  • Depression
  • Constipation
  • Vision loss
  • Flashes of light before eyes
  • Confusion
  • Dizziness
  • Hearing noises or music

How is the diagnosis done ?

The diagnosis of migraine is based on signs and symptoms. Usually patients came to us with a number of tests done as no abnormalities seen in Mri  or ct scan of brain so there is no use of doing all these tests.

 

Conditions triggering migraine

While diagnosing a case of migraine we may get confused with a condition having similar symptoms as of migraine so the condition a person may get confused with are :
  • Cluster headache – One sided nose stiffness, tears and severe pain around orbit.
  • Acute glaucoma – associated with vision loss
  • Meningitis – associated with fever.
  • Temporal arteritis – typically seen in people above 50 yrs with tenderness over temples.
  • Subarachnoid haemorrhage – the onset is very fast

 How to manage migraine ?

The basic management of migraine involves avoidance of all the above the mentioned factors that are responsible for initiating the headache.

Allopathic management –

In allopathy patients are given analgesics, triptans, ergotamines,etc.

Homoeopathic management –

Although it is always advisable to take the homoeopathic medicine after consulting a registered homoeopath as he will take your case completely then prescribe you medicines that will help you to recover holistically. Some of the medicine generally given in a cases of migraine are :
    • Belladonna
    • Bryonia
    • Gelsemium
    • Ignatia
    • Iris versicolor
    • Natrum mur
    • Glonoinum
    • Nux vomica
    • Sepia
    • Silicea
    • Actea racemosa
    • Coffee cruda
    • Cyclamen
    • Lachesis
    • Spigellia