5/26/08 #10 - Detached feelings, stupor, word slurring during migraine?

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    For the past week have had off and on again migraine headache pain with something new. Oh, joy!! I am experiencing numbness in my left side of face, detached feelings from myself, an almost drunkenness stupor with some word slurring. Went to local dr., got Maxalt and Toradol shot. It did not stop this. Is this normal? Tera.




    Dear Tera;


    What you're describing can be "normal" symptoms for a Migraine, BUT you need to report it to your doctor to be sure. Whenever Migraine patterns change or there are new symptoms, they need to be reported to your doctor.


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Published On: May 25, 2008