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Wondering Just How Many On This Site Have Vestibular Migraines As Opposed To Migraines? Two Totally Different. Seems Most Have The Latter.
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A MyMigraineTeam Member

I have 3 different migraines. I have been using nuertec once a day until it goes away.
Nuertec works for me on. Vestibular and regular migraines.
I have been sent to ER for a migraine cocktail

I Need Help Finding The Best Medicine For My Migraines
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@A MyMigraineTeam Member - Most of the new meds have coupons as long as you have commercial insurance (not medicare/medicaid). For Nurtec go to - look of the savings card/coupon. It… read more

I Get Migraines From Sugar And Fragrances. I Can Control What I Eat. I Can’t Control What Fragrances I Run Into.
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Within 5 seconds a severe migraine starts and also severe pain around my shoulder blade and all points in between, all on my left side. I take Nurtec which sometimes helps. Also an injection of Emgality once a month. Any suggestions?

A MyMigraineTeam Member

I had the same problem.. Botox didn't do a thing.. just out of curiosity, have the doctor done a EMG. Trying other avenues in diagnosis your root of the problem. I am just giving suggestions… read more

Dexamethasone - Can Side Effects Appear After Any Dosage Or Time Period Using This Drug?
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I was prescribed 32 mg (16 mg each time) of dexamethasone from June 12th through the 19th, for the first time. This was also after a course/dose pack of methylprednisolone. By the morning of July 5th my feet (and hands, somewhat) were swollen and by the end of the day, my ankles, too.

Curious because the swelling seemed to come on so quickly. Thank you.

A MyMigraineTeam Member

Oh no! I can't function at all! Any kind of movement only amplifies the throbbing!

Can Someone Recommend What I Can Take For My Migraines. Advil, Tylenol, Etc Isn't Working For Me
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A MyMigraineTeam Member

I take Sumatriptan. Usually works for me but can cause rebound headaches. See if your doc can start you out at 25 mg.

Has Anyone Found A Preventative Medication Or Treatment That Actually Works And The Benefits Outweigh The Side Effects?
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Was able to get rid of my 7 1/2 month migraine by seeing a doctor who found the issues causing the migraine - problems in my sinuses. I had a surgery he has perfected over the years which finally… read more

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Does anyone get Botox for migraines?
does it work for Barometric Pressure trigger migraine?
Does insurance cover?

A MyMigraineTeam Member

My Medicare covers botox too. Some find it very helpful-others not so much. Good luck.