Dr. Nidhi Jain Bukharia
MBBS., D.P.M.(CENTRAL INSTITUTE OF PSYCHIATRY)., EX SENIOR RESIDENT AIIMS
Psychiatry, Psychologist/ Counsellor, Sexology
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Most likely, it is tension headache. Start tablet Amit (Amitriptyline) 10 mg at night, take it for 7 days, then shift to tablet Amit (Amitriptyline) 25 mg at night, take it for 7 days, then continue tablet Amit (Amitriptyline) 10+25 mg at night. Can take tab Calpol (Paracetamol) one tablet for symptomatic relief of headache.
Consult your specialist doctor, discuss with him or her and start taking the medicines after their consent. Side effects include dry mouth, dizziness, acidity. So, you need not worry.
Revert after 21 days, as dose adjustment is needed according to response.