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What Migraine Meds Dont Make You Gain Weight

What Migraine Meds Dont Make You Gain Weight

i blew up like a biscuit on sumapatrain and imitrex i also would rather take and end pain then prevent

A MyMigraineTeam Member

I was on Imitrex and it had no affect on me as far as weight gain/ loss. Topamax has a weight loss effect. No other meds I have been on in my history has ever made me gain weight.

Internal Tremors, Swaying

Internal Tremors, Swaying

Hi I'm new here. I was diagnosed with meniere's disease but recently seen a doctor UCLA that said I have vestibular migraines. Does anyone deal with swaying in head has if your on boat and internal tremors?

A MyMigraineTeam Member

My diagnosis of my constant migraine is intractable migraine and status migrainosis. I also have cervicalgia, basically constant pain in my neck
After a few years of constant migraine I started… read more

Migraine Induced Insomnia

Migraine Induced Insomnia

Who else experiences insomnia after a migraine that seemed to have already passed? It’s only every once and a while but it’s not exactly ideal.

A MyMigraineTeam Member

Yeah, like I don’t feel terrible. I just was hoping to sleep last night lol. But I may have had a much more significant migraine than I thought that was covered. up by all the meds in that infusion… read more

Migraine Medication

Migraine Medication

Just wanted to know if anyone knows of all the migraine medications out there that can help with migraines. Over the counter, prescriptions, preventative n home remedies are all welcome! Thanks from the bottom of my heart!

A MyMigraineTeam Member

I was put on both lithium and verapamile and was 2 weeks headache free but they started to come back but you may be different

Hair Loss

Hair Loss

lot hair loss since started on duloxetine in April '19 ,been on topemax since June 2018 suggested could be meds im on topemax and duloxetine? Getting bloods checked.Anyone else experience this?

A MyMigraineTeam Member

It is definitely the duloxetine. I just weaned myself off of it and noticed my hair is not falling out as much I have lost almost all of my hair. I did not realize it was the meds till I went off… read more

Daith Piercing

Daith Piercing

I got the @piercing in my right ear about 4-5 years ago now. I had been having extreme migraines since middle school. Full blown light and sound sensitivity, dizziness when standing, severe pain behind my eyes radiating through my entire head , even down my neck. I would have to be taken to the hospital and given morphine shots to settle my head because 800 mg @ibuprofen , @advil, alive, even excedrin migraine and extra strength wouldn't cure it. In the 4-5 years I maybe have had 3- 4 bad… read more

A MyMigraineTeam Member

Got mine a year ago. Not a migraine since!

Did Anyone Find That Weaning Off Topomax They Have More Anxiety And Mood Swings?

Did Anyone Find That Weaning Off Topomax They Have More Anxiety And Mood Swings?

This week, i have felt better but my mood has been all over the place. I am laughing one second and crying the next. My anxiety is so bad. I think its because now i am aware of what is happening around me. But i feel more alert and like that part but cant deal with anxiety. Im going to cut out sugar today. I think i could go back to sleep but the time change is going to be rough tomorrow so must stay up!

A MyMigraineTeam Member

Yes, i dropped down from 200mg to 150 mg and am supposed to drop to 125 mg now. Been holding off since i have so much going on with my parents health. I need to reach out to my neuro and let her know… read more

Has Anyone Tried A Gluten-free Diet For Migraines?

Has Anyone Tried A Gluten-free Diet For Migraines?

Did it help any? I keep hearing that someone's brother's sister-in-law tried gluten-free and the migraines went away. Anyone have any REAL experience with it?

A MyMigraineTeam Member

I had been on a gluten free diet for 8 years before I had the migraines hit. Many people use the diet to loose the bloat but they are not eating healthy. Because they can eat wheat and such is healthy… read more

Help People!

Help People!

My husband booked for us to see a rock band awhile ago for this Saturday and I really wanna go but as anyone with migraines will know-a place with ridiculously loud noises,flashing lights and lots of people is something you don't wanna face. So I just wondered if anyone has any tips to help me get through it? Im planning on wearing my sunglasses but I know everyone will look at me funny >.<

A MyMigraineTeam Member

I'm going to see heart, Sheryl crow and Elle king on Tuesday outside, totally bringing my shades, plus ear plugs, plus il close my eyes.
I am hoping to reduce the headache that's sure to come

What The Worse Pain You Have Ever Been In From A Migraine?

What The Worse Pain You Have Ever Been In From A Migraine?

Have you ever had a migraine so bad that you felt the pressure and pain was so bad your head was going to bust open?

A MyMigraineTeam Member

@A MyMigraineTeam Member hi i have stopped completely going to the emergency room they have never ever given me a cocktail for my migraines. I wait there 4 or 5 hrs just to tell me i need to see my… read more