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... Read more
Could you tell me if there is an upper age limit to using Triptans and do they lose their ability to work the older you are? Susan.
This is an excellent question. As long as the patient doesn't have a history of stroke or heart disease or... Read more
Do you have questions about headaches or Migraines? Many of our readers do, and each week, and Dr. John Claude Krusz and Teri Robert answer some of them. Dr. Krusz is a world recognized headache and Migraine expert, often conducting groundbreaking research at his clinic in Dallas. Here are this week's questions and answers...
Migraines, scalp... Read more
I took a oxycodone 5mg and 15 min later was given a toradol shot. Is this safe? Amy.
There are no significant interactions between these two medications to make the combination unsafe.
That said, it doesn't mean they're safe for you.... Read more
My son is 14 years old, and suffers migraines at least 4 times a week Can his eating certain foods cause the migraines? If so, what is a good diet to have, or what food is not good for him to have? Elizabeth.
Yes, it's possible that... Read more