What treatments are available for cluster headaches apart from verapamil

What treatments are available for cluster headaches apart from verapamil

Hello lovely peeps, I have been having difficulties in regards to my cluster headaches, Imigram injections are good but they are not always working. I knwo that the neurologist said about oxygen therapy but my gP refused to give me any saying that i have to go to AandE for a trial. I'm not happy going into AandE for a cluster headache that could leave me hospitalized under the mental health act and i might bump into patients and friends and… read more

A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

I've had cluster migraines and they are the worst of all migraines. Google brainstorm.tammyrome.com she is an advocate for cluster headaches and can give you lots of information and insight to the lates on cluster headaches.

posted over 2 years ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

Have you tried oxygen with a rebreather bag? It works great for me. Unfortunately, Medicare doesn’t cover it, but it’s worth the money.

posted almost 2 years ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

I take my fiorocet and when cluster gets to bad I'm at the er. Wish I had a better answer for you

posted about 2 years ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

Oxygen

posted about 2 years ago
A MyMigraineTeam Member said:

I don't get clusters but my old babysitters husband used to get them horribly. He was able to get the oxygen tank at home. Have u ever tried going on line? When I was getting bad migraines years ago a guy I was dating brought over a small unit for me that was pure oxygen. Didn't help my migraines but know it is suppose to help with clusters. Best of luck to you. Heard they are just horrible.

posted over 2 years ago
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