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I have had a horrible day and now I have a really bad migraine

(11 Posts)
TheOriginalFAB Thu 15-Sep-11 20:05:15

I am just so tired. Paracetomol doesn't touch it. I want ice cream but feel sick. I am just worn down.

carocaro Thu 15-Sep-11 20:38:29

GO TO BED, eye pads on, lots of water, big hug from me, migraines are fuckers, I get them, sorry for you xx

TheOriginalFAB Thu 15-Sep-11 20:45:15

Do you mean like a blindfold or are eye pads something else?

mindermummy Thu 15-Sep-11 21:04:28

there terrible...i get them for weeks..hideious. xxxx

TheOriginalFAB Fri 16-Sep-11 07:39:38

Well I went to bed early, had a nightmare so have woken up unsettled and still have pain above my eye. I have to do my volunteering today and then take the kids to my PIL after school and all I want to do is sleep. <fed up>

Stef83 Fri 16-Sep-11 13:57:09

I had one when I had just had my son - the only thing that is going to fix it is sleep. My mum came round to watch my son (as hubby was at work) and bought round this head cooling pad (can't remember what is was called) helped about as much as a tens machine works in labour - brilliant for the lesser pain, but pointless on the worst bit! Just lie down in the dark!

I've just come on here as I'm 19 weeks pregnant and have hope someone might have a cold remedy....but think I might receive just the same advice I gave back!! hehe!

carocaro Sun 18-Sep-11 09:17:33

Yes just eye pads to block out all light, it helps me, but we are all different. M&S make a good pair, in their travel accessories bit.

TheOriginalFAB Tue 20-Sep-11 19:42:36

I am going for my eyes testing tomorrow so will look for an eye mask then. I took 2 paracetomol this afternoon and it did nothing.

HerbWoman Tue 20-Sep-11 20:02:55

Have you tried ibuprufen instead as it is anti-inflammatory?

TheOriginalFAB Tue 20-Sep-11 20:37:14

I am sure I was told I couldn't take that as I have asthma.

TheOriginalFAB Wed 21-Sep-11 09:33:05

Took ibruprofen this morning as another migraine was starting, it had helped when I took them last night and no issues with my asthma. I tookl the tablets about 2 hours ago and another migraine is starting now. I am having an eye test today to check for any issues with my eyes but daily migraines are miserable.sad

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