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I have had a terrible migraine since Wednesday last - is there

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I have had a terrible migraine since Wednesday last - is there anything I can do ease it
Joan Allen
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 2 years ago.
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Take Ibuprofen 400 mg thrice a day, sit in a quiet room with very little light. Drink a lot of water and avoid coffee, chocolates and tea.
You should also tie a band around your head firmly.
If the Ibuprofen does not alleviate the pain in half an hour then you will need prescription medication Sumatriptan which can be made available at your Urgent Care or the ER.
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