MedsChat.com

The People's Medicine Community ®
Drug Index: 

Migraines

Showing Results 1 - 20 of 602. XML format


migraines
I have migraines 3 to 4 times a month. I have lost my job and have no insurance. My Dr. has give me sample of your product and it has works well. Could you please send me some samples. Thank You do much Jill Hodge ## I'm sorry, this site does not make nor manufacture any medications, this is an information only website. Maxalt contains the active ingredient Rizatriptan and is used to treat migraines. It is made by the Merck Pharmaceutical company, but I do not know for sure if they have any sampling or discount programs available. Have you tried asking your doctor for more samples? ...
Updated 4 years ago in Maxalt-MLT.
Thu, Feb 25 '10, 12:27 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 201585
maybe migraines
Small round white pill. One side 023 and other side blank ...
Updated 6 years ago.
Mon, Jan 28 '08, 11:26 PM   0 
silent migraines
My neurologist tells me I have migraines. I generally do not have headaches, if I do they are mild. Nothing more than annoying, really. The thing I went to him for is numbness and tingling in my extremities, and in my face. It scares me, to the point of anxiety. It starts in my hands/feet, sometimes makes it all the way to my elbows/calves. He prescribed topiramate, commonly called Topamax, in increasing doses. The symptoms gradually faded, but today all of a sudden are worse. I've been taking the medicine, I'm still a week or so from my follow up, and it's pretty impossible to get in otherwise. Anyone else have "silent migraines"? ## Hello, Spiderdaisy! How are you doing? Yes, those are the symptoms of silent migraines and the medication may not prevent them all, pl... ...
Updated 2 months ago in Topiramate.
Tue, May 27 '14, 2:51 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 264499
migraines and topamax
I just recently started taking this for treating 6 to 8 migraines a month. I was using the max amount of meds every month for migraines and in constant pain and usually going in around every 3 to 4 months for a shot. If this sounds familiar you may want to try this drug. If was prescribed 25 mg. for a week which I have just made it though and now am on my second week of 50 mg. My biggest side effect is being tired. I am taking both pills at night instead of one in the morning and one at night. I am hoping to only have to take 50 mg, but we will see. So far so good, but I will up date on progress. ## I am addicted to Restyl since many years. I take 2 pills of 0.5mg every night. I also take Topamac 50 for migraine since last 4 months. Now since the last 7 days I decided to gradually reduc... ...
Updated 4 months ago in Topamax.
Tue, Apr 01 '14, 3:05 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 209413
migraines what to take
I am a 26 year old male with migraine since the last 11 years. I am very borring during mental work and appear migraine aura like yoning and later a bilateral puls type pain. some food,sun light, noice atmosphere etc.. are also leads to this. mostly aura appear after noon. docter decided, it is a type of migraine and treated with a drug named flunerazine. but no cure. what typr of treatment is better. kindly help me if anybody know about this. ...
Updated 4 years ago in Migraine / Tension Headache.
Sat, Dec 05 '09, 10:33 PM   0 
topomax for migraines
I started 50 mg of Topamax a week ago for migraines. How soon should I start seeing results if it is going to help? So far, the only side effect I have had is some numbness in my feet/hands and carbonated beverages tasting a little different. I was also curious if anyone has had success with topamax helping generalized pain like back or joint pain? ## I was on it fot 4 months for migraine prevention. I had tingling feet off anf on with it. My concern now is that I have double vision from it. I was tsking 25mg/day. ## @Melli, According to a drug monograph for Topamax (topiramate), it may take up to several weeks to start seeing significant changes in your symptoms.. so you may just have to give it a little more time before you can really decide if this medication is even right for you. F... ...
Updated 3 months ago in Topamax.
Sun, May 18 '14, 2:56 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 262931
Viibryd and Migraines
Just started Viibryd day 6 at 10mg, went off cold turkey 40 mgs of Prozac, and 50 mgs of Amitriptilene (spelled wrong)..I have been in hell..I'm lightheaded and feeling very aggitated, I kind of feel like I'm crawling out of my skin..But this is the worst part and my main question..I average 4 to 5 migraines a week and can usually get rid of them within 3 to 5 hours..I now have a migraine morning noon and night, has any one else while taking Viibryd, has your migraines increased...Thanks!! ## At this point, it's actually difficult to say whether the migraines may be from the Viibryd, or from stopping the other medications abruptly. Learn more Viibryd details here. The only way to really tell would be to give it a few weeks, so the withdrawals from the other medications stop ... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Viibryd.
Fri, Aug 17 '12, 4:10 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 234343
CYMBALTA for MIGRAINES
CAN'T TELL YET HOW WELL IT'S WORKING FOR THE MIGRAINES, BUT SIDE EFFECTS ARE BLURRED VISION & EXACERBATION OF PARKINSON-LIKE SYMPTOMS, ESP. LOSS OF BALANCE. ## I don't know how old you are, but my doctor wants me to start Cymbalta for Fibromyalgia pain. BUT since I possibly could have Glaucoma, I can't start taking it as it will cause me to go blind if I have one of the two kinds of Glaucoma, which is wet or dry type. I will have a better diagnosis in October...but just make sure you have your eyes checked before taking Cymbalta!!! ...
Updated 2 years ago in Cymbalta.
Mon, Jul 02 '12, 5:08 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 204031
migraines/ fibromyalgia
Yes, I have, and am presently taking topamax for miraines and extremely bad cluster migraines, I spent four days in the hospital back in Sept, I have never had so much pain in my life, give it a try it should stop them, and you will lose some weight too!!! I lost 15 to20 lbs. ## Topamax has been suggested for my Fibromyalgia. I want to know if anyone has taken for that specific condition. If so, has it been beneficial. ## started on Topamax 25mg for fibromyalgia which were also causing the headaches. I'll keep you posted and let you know how it's working ## Not diagnosed with Fibro but treated like I had it. Topomax with Lyrica only relief in seven years. ...
Updated 3 years ago in Topamax.
Thu, Jul 14 '11, 7:52 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 170326
periactin use for migraines
I WAS TAKING PERIACTIN FOR MY MIGRAINES, BUT I GAINED 15LBS. IN 4 MONTHS. IS THERE ANY OTHER ANIHISTAMINE THAT WORKS LIKE IT FOR MIGRAINES. IT WAS WORKING GREAT FOR MY MIGRAINES. ## My daughter is taking it for stomach migraines and it is working great for her too except for she has gained 6 lbs in six weeks and she is only five. It breaks my heart. Its not fair. If you find anything out please email me. ## This drug is used to treat allergies, to stimulate the appetite of underweight people, thus explaining the weight gain and to treat migraines in children and adolescents. There are other migraine medications available, please talk to your doctor. ## Do most people take PERIACTIN at night time are in the morning? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Periactin.
Wed, Jan 02 '13, 6:06 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 183682
has anyone used this for migraines ?
just been perscribed the drug and i'm a bit concerned reading all the side effects ## Have been using it for several years to prevent migraines. Once the dosage is up to where they stop, you'll feel fin. Worst part is dry mouth and weight loss. ## i need info asap,,,my relative was rescribed topamax...i do not know if she is taking it or not...she is violent and suicidal now....help .....i do not know where to take her i am afraid she is going to do something she will regret or she will die ## I have been using Topamax for months now for my migraines. I was having them on a daily basis and they were consuming me. I have four children and a husband and to be quite honest, they got the worse end because I took my pain out on them. I started out on 50mg, but had to go to 100mg. I a... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Topamax.
Wed, Feb 09 '11, 12:54 PM   9  Subscribe to thread 159319
dilaudid 8mg migraines HELP PLEASE
I have been trying for something to fix my migraines for years. After trying preventatives my neurologist went to narcotics. I went through oxy percs injectable Demerol (100mg) and NOTHING worked as well as the Dilaudid has, my dr got banned from writing anything controlled for 3 years. I live in Tyler Tx. Someone PLEASE HELP ME. I have at least 15 migraines a month. I've been in and out of the E.R. so much its ridiculous since he got shut down. ## Hello, Jamie! Sorry that you're so miserable. Have you considered seeing a different doctor? That's really going to be your only option to get the help you need, right now. Even if your current doctor isn't allowed to write for them, they should be able to refer you to someone that can take over your case and write prescriptio... ...
Updated 16 days ago in Dilaudid.
Mon, Aug 04 '14, 8:06 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 253602
Migraines associated to Benlysta use?
I am going for my fourth Benlysta treatment tomorrow and although I've noticed huge differences in my mobility and joint junctions, I've been getting really bad migraines everyday around 3-4 in the afternoon. It's the oddest thing, because before starting treatment I would have migraines 1-2 times a year. It's really affecting my family because I am now in bed every night with migraine pain or throwing up. One thing gets better but I still feel debilitated by the treatment. And advice?? ## I should clarify that I take Benlysta injections to help with my Lupus symptoms. I am the first person at my clinic to try this medication and could really use to connect with someone who is trying it as well. Thank u for your time if u have anything to offer, it's appreciated. ## ... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Benlysta.
Sun, Oct 07 '12, 2:25 PM   6  Subscribe to thread 225743
Fibromyalgia/migraines- what's helped me
I have Fibromyalgia and Chronic migraines, as well as sleep problems, night terrors, and REALLY bad eye sight Lol. Not sure what that last problem has to do with anything but I thought i'd throw that in there. Here are a few things that I have been doing to help with my Fibro. 1) Probably the most helpful has been the Vicodin. But DON'T overdo it. I take a half of one 325mg pill all day, and only on the days I really need it. This medication can be very addicting, especially to those of us dealing with things like Fibro, because a lot of times were desparate for relief. They also have the potential to cause strokes, heart attacks and things such as that, and that risk decreases if you take less of it, less often. 2) Aromatherapy. Scents like Lavendar and Chamomille to relax. Cin... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Vicodin.
Wed, Jan 18 '12, 8:34 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 223348
A Good Doctor In Northern Georgia who treats migraines
I suffer from migraines and just moved to Georgia. I need a good doctor. Please help! ## To my knowledge, any regular medical doctor should be able to suit your needs for prescribing migraine medication. Are there any particular cities in Georgia that you are looking in? I may be able to help locate a few or more doctors by searching within your zip code or city preferences... Please post back when you're able to and I'll see what's out there for you. I hope this helps! ## I live in cartersville Georgia. Been to one doctor and he told me to exercise! I need someone who is understanding. Thank you for your help! ...
Updated 1 year ago in Migraine / Tension Headache.
Sun, Jan 20 '13, 2:36 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 241571
need help finding a doctor for chronic back neckand migraines
Need help finding a doctor that will prescibe soma for my chronic migrains lower back painand was born with herniated discs fused together in neck and for something stronger then norco 10/325 please thank.you also broke my back been in 7 car wrecks have 2 hernias and rotar cuff is messed up any info would be greatly appreciated went to an awesome orthepedic doctor but she moved to ky and does not.take my indiana medicaid. ## Medicaid drs have greatly reduced the meds they given patients for chronic pain. And many won't prescribe anything strong. Medicaid Providers who prescribe high numbers of controlled substances can lose the ability to treat Medicaid and Medicare patients. Call your Medicaid Health Plan and see what drs are on your plan. Also most state Medicaids have stop paying... ...
Updated 1 day ago in Soma.
Tue, Aug 19 '14, 3:13 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 270590
Need to find a doctor in Upstate NY that specializes in Migraines
I have had migraines since I was 13. Recently, last 4 months, found that Oxycodone takes the pain, auora, and naseau away in about an hour, and keeps it away for up to 8 hours. This is a miracle. No other migraine drug ever worked like this. Now, with the new laws, my primary won't prescribe this. I need to locate a migraine doctor that will treat me. I only get one or two headaches a month, and take 1-2 pills for them, so I am only needing 4 to 6 pills a month, but still impossible to get them. They really are a life changer for migraine sufferers. I wish someone had tried these on me 30 years ago. My life would have been a lot easier. ## Due to the new regulations, you'll need to see a specialist, so that could be either someone specializing in pain management, or a neurologis... ...
Updated 6 months ago in Oxycodone.
Mon, Jan 27 '14, 3:37 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 259078
Suffer from migraines 2-3 a month, any doctors in Albany, NY that will write small RX ?
I recently had open heart surgery and was prescribed Oxycodone HCl for the first time in my life. The pain of the surgery was the worst I have ever had. The Oxy helped a lot. I had a migraine a few weeks after getting out of the hospital and I knew I could not take the Furinol (sp) because it has caffinine and I can no longer have caffinine, it cause AFIB, so I tried one of the 10 mg Oxycodone tablets. I laid down, as I always do, put on my CPAP and I was already into the aura phase of the migraine. I stayed motionless for about an hour, and the aura faded, as it usually does, and I waited for the pain and naseau to start. To my shock, neither of these happened. Not only that, I could see, which usually I can not after the aura fades. I stayed in bed for another 45 minutes, waiting for ... ...
Updated 6 months ago in Oxycodone.
Wed, Jan 29 '14, 6:28 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 257022
why does generic fioricet work so much better than bupap for my chronic migraines?
the only things different is:that plain bupap has no caffeine and twice the tylenol per pill than generic fioricet:Butalbital ## Hi, Mary! Sorry about the problem you're having with migraines. It could be that it's the caffeine that's helping your migraines. It does work for alleviating headaches for many people and people that frequently indulge in caffeine often find themselves getting headaches if they suddenly stop, or lower their intake. Learn more Caffeine details here. I frequently found that when I had a headache that nothing else would touch, the Excedrin products with caffeine often alleviated it. Do you drink coffee or tea regularly? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Fioricet.
Sat, Jul 27 '13, 8:08 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 249767
Can I please get some information for Dr's in the Seattle area that prescribe pain medication I get severe weather related migraines Sciatica
Hi. I get severe migraines during the rainy season ( I know, Seattle? Basically ALL the time...) I also have sciatica and it has become much more painful since having my twins. I am desperate for some relief. Thanks! ## Hello, Twinmomma! How are you doing? Sorry about the pain you're in and congratulations on the twins! As to a doctor for pain medications, due to the new regulations that were put in place this year, if you require them on a long-term, ongoing basis, then you'll need to see a pain management specialist. General practitioners and surgeons have been severely restricted on what they can prescribed, how much they can prescribe, why they can prescribe it and how long they can prescribe it. Do you currently have a PCP that could refer you somewhere? That would be the e... ...
Updated 9 months ago in Pain Relief.
Fri, Oct 25 '13, 3:38 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 253247

31 pages of results were found.

1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Next >> 31


Can't Find What You're Looking For? Submit a New Topic Below

No registration is needed.
Simply fill out the form below.

1) Title / Subject: *
Please use the title to feature the main keywords of your topic.


2) Message: *
Please be as detailed as possible.


3) Your Name: *
You may use your first name, or for more privacy, make up a nickname.


4) Email Address: 
Optional. Always hidden. This allows us to notify you when a reply is posted here.


Subscribe to our Daily Health News - Top headlines emailed to you each day.

5) Word Verification: *
Prevents SPAM.





Discussion Thread Guidelines: Any participation in the discussion threads signifies your agreement with the Terms of Use. (1) Act civilized and be respectful towards others. No profanity, vulgarity or lewd / suggestive content is allowed. (2) Posts encouraging, facilitating, or seeking advice about the abuse of medications or other substances are prohibited. (3) Personal contact information (such as telephone numbers, email addresses, etc) is not allowed to appear on our discussion threads. (4) We do not allow our forums to be used for buying, selling, or for the promotion of a product or service. (5) Posting external links to other web sites is not allowed without our prior approval. (6) We reserve the right to edit or remove content which we find objectionable to the community at our sole discretion.