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I Have Headache Since Last 6 Months. Pain Start From

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Posted on Tue, 21 Feb 2023
Question: i have headache since last 6 months. pain start from nack to upper head. its not daily but 7 to 10 days in a month. i consultant a physician he gave Ciplar LA and triptomer 20. he also suggest MRI of brain and spinal.

i have MRI reports, X ray
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Answered by Dr. Ilir Sharka (6 hours later)
Brief Answer:
I would recommend as follows:

Detailed Answer:
Hello!

Welcome to Ask a Doctor service!

I understand your concern and would explain that based on your description it could be cervicogenic headache.

I agree with your doctor on the recommendation for a brain and cervical spine MRI.

I would also recommend adding gabapentine to your actual therapy.

Hope you will find this information helpful!

Wishing all the best,

Dr. Ilir Sharka
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I Have Headache Since Last 6 Months. Pain Start From

Brief Answer: I would recommend as follows: Detailed Answer: Hello! Welcome to Ask a Doctor service! I understand your concern and would explain that based on your description it could be cervicogenic headache. I agree with your doctor on the recommendation for a brain and cervical spine MRI. I would also recommend adding gabapentine to your actual therapy. Hope you will find this information helpful! Wishing all the best, Dr. Ilir Sharka