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tazechip, Board Certified MD
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For the past 7 weeks my wife has felt heaviness at back of

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Hi,for the past 7 weeks my wife has felt heaviness at back of her head ,twitching in her cheers,and generally not feeling or looking right,she is scared and crying a lot and has taken time off work several times,she is really scared and worried,she has been to a and e twice and given tablets which only gave her side affects so she has come off them,could you please advice has,thanks
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Is there anything in particular that makes your head feel worse or better?
Customer: It's been 7 weeks nothing seems to improve it
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No,thanks
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  tazechip replied 6 days ago.

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
What tablets was she given?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Amtrippoline ,getting them hopefully tomorrow
Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Don't want to phone thanks can we carry on online
Expert:  tazechip replied 6 days ago.

Has she seen a psychiatrist or a therapist?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
No
Expert:  tazechip replied 6 days ago.

And she's yet to take the amitriptylene?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Correct
Expert:  tazechip replied 6 days ago.

Sounds like depression and the medicine should help with that but I'd have her see a psychiatrist

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
She also says today she's getting niggle pain in back and tingly hands
Expert:  tazechip replied 6 days ago.

That sounds like anxiety

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Im in pain having tingly feelings in hands pressure in head waiting for blood test for hormones and my Lft3 blood test and cal ium vtb12
Expert:  tazechip replied 6 days ago.

It could be a B12 deficiency

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Now and again ive been getting pain in back and on right side and belching
Expert:  tazechip replied 6 days ago.

What more information do you need?