Common "Headache" queries answered by top doctors | iCliniq


Pain in the head and neck area of the body is called a headache. It is the most common type of pain experienced by people and there are several types of headaches. Mostly it is due to stress, tension, or any underlying health issue.

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I am having severe headaches. Is it migraine?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 30-year-old male. Recently, I started getting a headache. Does it indicate migraine? What are the common triggers of migraine headaches? Are there any recommended lifestyle changes or adjustments that may help reduce the frequency and severity of migraines? Can taking over-the-c...  Read Full »

Dr. Seyedaidin Sajedi

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. According to your description, your condition is regarded as a new-onset headache. Diagnosis of migraine is based on special criteria. However, being unilateral is one of the suggestive features of migraine, all unilateral headaches are ...  Read Full »

I have pain under the bridge of nose which is disturbing my sleep. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I have pain under the bridge of my nose for about six weeks. I sleep well with no pain but about 2 hours after, I wake up and start to feel pain in the bridge of my nose and maybe a dull headache, which usually goes for the rest of day and usually increases but stops short of a migrai...  Read Full »

Dr. Mehak Agarwal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have seen the CT scan report (attachment removed to protect patient identity) which seems to be normal, but it says that there is some deviation. So I want to see the scan films, can you send me? The report also says that there is some mucosal thickening which cou...  Read Full »

Can constipation and indigestion cause headache?

Query: Hi doctor, I have a migraine type headache on the left side of my head and it also stiffens my left neck muscles. I have this headache recurring many times a day. I also have problems with digestion and nausea. I am unable to sleep well at the night time. When I sleep in the morning, I still have a ...  Read Full »

Dr. Goswami Parth Rajendragiri

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Indigestion and constipation can also be related to a headache. So treat your indigestion problem with Rabeprazole tablet for five days. Simethicone tablet can be used for the gas problem. Tablet or sachet is available, and it can be taken after dissolving in water. Dri...  Read Full »

I have a high fever, severe headache, and muscle and joint pain. Is it dengue?

Query: Hello doctor, I am really scared right now. I returned three days ago from another country, and I have been feeling extremely unwell. I have got this high fever that just would not go away, severe headaches, and muscle and joint pain that is making it hard for me to even move. I have also noticed th...  Read Full »

Dr. Vandana Andrews

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand that you are feeling scared and concerned about your symptoms. While it is true that dengue fever is prevalent in the country that you have been to, it is essential to remember that many other illnesses can cause similar symptoms. However, given your recen...  Read Full »

I am a 33-year-old male having body aches, headaches, and I cough up phlegm with blood. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 33-year-old male. Yesterday, I started feeling body aches, and headaches and had a temperature of 37.8 degrees Celsius. Today, I feel slightly better but still, I have a mild headache. I just coughed up phlegm and I do not know if it was a nasal drip or whether it was from my l...  Read Full »

Dr. Shivpal Saini

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I can understand your concern and I will help you with your query. I have seen the picture (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity) of your sputum. Based on the history that you have provided; it looks like an upper respiratory tract infection. Som...  Read Full »

Please interpret my MRA findings.

Query: Hello doctor, I am looking for a detailed read and interpretation of the MRA. Please be as detailed as possible with any abnormal findings you may see. My symptoms are progressive vision loss in the right eye, temporal headaches, and tenderness on the right side, headache on back of the head (right ...  Read Full »

Dr. Vivek Chail

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have seen your reports. (attachment removed to protect patient identity). Magnetic resonance (MR) arteriogram shows: The intracranial parts of both internal carotid arteries appear normal in caliber. There is hypoplasia of the A1 segment of the right anterior cere...  Read Full »

I have unbearable aches involving half of my head. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 17 years old, having aches in half of my head ever since I could remember. However, this ache sometimes gets unbearable. So, I consulted a doctor, who told me this was a migraine. So I started taking prescribed allopathic medicine at first, and after some time, homeopathic. These me...  Read Full »

Dr. Mahmoud Ahmed Abdelrahman Abouibrahim

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I read your query and can understand your concern. Your symptoms are most likely due to migraine, which causes severe headaches mainly on one side that last for a few hours (up to 72 hours) and may be associated with other features like limb numbness, nausea, photophob...  Read Full »

I have had chronic elevated ESR and CRP levels accompanied by fatigue, muscle pain, headaches, and easy bruising. What could it be?

Query: Hello doctor, I have had chronic elevated ESR and CRP for about a year accompanied by fatigue, muscle pain, headaches, and lately easy bruising. What could it be? Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Mubashir Razzaq Khan

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I went through your query and understood your concern. I went through your reports (the attachments removed to protect patient's identity). Cholesterol is borderline high, so no medicine is needed. I suggest you modify your diet and add exercise to manage it. Hemoglob...  Read Full »

I have PCOS and get water blisters on my feet. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I have multiple queries: 1. My face swells whenever I get headaches (recent development). 2. I have PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome), but lately, I have been having pain and cramps in my uterus outside of my period. 3. I have been getting water blisters on my feet and in between my t...  Read Full »

Dr. Chibitam Hope Obia

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I am very sorry about your medical condition. Do not worry; I am here to take care of you. Regarding your symptoms, I believe you have developed a condition called meningococcemia with PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome). Please do a skin snip or scrapping test and rep...  Read Full »

I have heart palpitations, increased heart rate, lower jaw shivering, and headache every morning when I wakeup. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, Four months back, I suddenly had heart palpitations. I did an X-ray, ultrasound, and Holter monitor for my heart. The results of all these tests were normal. Now, every day when I wake up I have heart palpitation. My face and neck skin becomes too hot. My blood pressure is normal but m...  Read Full »

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Thank you for writing and I understand your concern. By your history and description, the possibility of anxiety-related symptoms is more likely. I would suggest you take Propranolol and Flunarizine combination once a day at night before going to sleep. Consult your sp...  Read Full »

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