Since last August I have had headaches that make me double over for a couple of minutes & the first one, was the worse, with blurred vision, double vision & very sensitive to lights. I finally got into a neurologist & was told I was having vascular headaches. He put me on Amitriptyline & it worked for a little while & I am beginning to have them again. The headaches occur in the top of my head & I never know when it is going to happen. I drive 67 miles one way to work & I don't want to have one of these spells while driving. After one of these headaches, I am not able to concentrate for awhile. Help me pleaseView Thread
They have gotten worse & more often, I have had a CTA done & it showed to be normal but it also said Dominant right artery, not sure what that means. I have taken a higher dose of amitriptyline, but I didn't remember getting to work, so it was cut back & the neurologist is waiting on the CTA results before he decides to change the medicine. These headaches almost takes me to my knees & then afterwards it takes me a little while to get my train of thought back.View Thread
On Aug. 12 I felt a pop on the top of my head on the left side, I ended up with major headache & still have a headache. I've had MRI,MRA & Doppler of carotid & they came back normal. Have issues with vision as the day goes & suppose to see a neurologist in October. What could be causing this headache to last so long & stay in one place? ThanksView Thread
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