FROM OUR EXPERTS
My 12 year old daughter ahs been suffering form migraines for 2 1/2 years. It seems that we can't find anyone to take her symptoms seriously and really work with us. She has been to several doctors, st with contrast, neurological exam. and now we have finally tried Imitrex now Maxalt however it is not working. We have tried upping the does to 3 ibuprofen yet nothing works. She sleeps almost round the clock when an attack comes on. I have been told that it they will possibly stop when she starts her monthly cycle. If they are hormonal is that true and what can we do until that happens...thanks, Tootsie.
It's perfectly normal for neurological exams and imaging studies to be "normal" in Migraine patients. There are no tests that can identify Migraine. The testing is performed to rul out other possible causes for the symptoms. Unfortunately, what you were told about her Migraines...
Generic Name: AMPHETAMINE/DEXTROAMPHETAMINE EXTENDED-RELEASE -
ORALPronounced: (am-FET-a-meen/DEX-troe-am-FET-a-meen)Adderall XR Oral Uses
This combination medication is used as part of a total
treatment program to control attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
It may help to increase the ability to pay attention, stay focused, and control
This product is a combination of stimulants (amphetamine
and dextroamphetamine). It is thought to work by restoring the balance of
certain natural substances (neurotransmitters) in the brain.
How To Use Adderall XR Oral
Read the Medication Guide and, if available, the Patient
Information Leaflet provided by your pharmacist before you start taking
amphetamine/dextroamphetamine and each time you get a refill. If you have any
questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Take this medication by mouth with or without food,
usually once daily in the morning or as directed ...
Challenging times can mean increased sales for cigarette companies but scary stuff can also bring folks into the light, catapulting them back to basics. There are, after all, exciting endorphin-producing alternatives like healthy exercise, both singularly and in groups.
Our communities already have low-cost and free support systems in place via local nonprofit agencies, churches, synagogues, youth groups, support for families, seniors, and folks with disabilities. These neighborhood facilities - more often than not - include help to stop smoking.
Tough times can offer real opportunities to see what's truly important to us both individually and collectively. We can choose the light, i.e., embracing core values while shedding detrimental.
Or we can scoot back into the corners of our existence, pull ragged drapes across our opportunities for a new beginning, smoke cigarette after cigarette, swill alcohol, and consistently reply "yes" to "you want fries...
You should know
Answers to your question are meant to provide general health information but should not replace medical advice you receive from a doctor. No answers should be viewed as a diagnosis or recommended treatment for a condition. Content posted by community members does not necessarily reflect the views of Remedy Health Media, which also reserves the right to remove material deemed inappropriate.