04/23/07 #2 - Worst headache when masturbating?

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  • Full Question:
    I have a problem when I masturbate. I get the worst headahce and pain in my neck when I ejaculate. I went to a urologist and he could not help me. Do you have any ideas? Thanks, Rodney.

    Answer:

    Dear Rodney;
    Talk with your family doctor or a neurologist about the possbility of coital headache. It's a form of exertional headache brought on by orgasm. Your doctor should be able to recommend a medication to take before sexual activity that will prevent such headaches.

    Good luck,
    John Claude Krusz and Teri Robert


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Published On: April 22, 2007