Migraine Without Aura

Definition

Migraine is considered as a disorder which causes frequent headaches with some other symptoms. The headache is considered as migraine without aura.

Causes, incidence, and risk factors:

As per the recent studies, these headaches may occur 11% of people. This type of migraine often can be seen in women between the age group of 10 to 46.  Some times this can be hereditary. The exact causes of this headache are not known till now. This migraine can be caused because of some abnormal activities happened in the brain.

These attacks can be activated by some

    • Dazzling lights and strident noises
    • Being relaxed after stress
    • Not having a good sleep
    • Smoking and bad dieting habits
    • Menstrual periods and others.

Symptoms

The symptoms of this kind of migraine are burning headache, which can last for six to forty eight hours; dizziness; lack of hunger; vomiting; and tiredness. . After the attack, some symptoms occur like dryness, wanting of extra sleep, as well as neck pain.

If the migraine upsets the sleep or if it is relentless; we should consult health care service provider.

The detection of the migraine may be according to the model of the symptoms, and the previous account of the migraine in the family as well as the response to the healing. Only bodily inspections may not expose the visible irregularities.

Treatment

There is no treatment for this type of migraine. We have to be in command on the symptoms

To prevent attacks in the future. To reduce the harshness of the symptoms the patients have to take rest in a calm and gloomy room. If vomiting occurs, the patients should have to drink fluids, for not having dryness. There are several prescriptions to have relief from the symptoms. In the early minutes of occurring of the headache, some medicines may help to reduce the twinge.

Some other arrangements can compress the vessels of the head and used in combination with other medicines.

Some pain killers may give relief from pain to some patients. Reglan, Compazine and other anti emetics may help for nausea patients in early stages. Avoiding of this migraine may be possible with some medicines like clonidine, topamax, valporic acid,ergonovine and many others

Triptans is a type of medicine that can be used to get relief from the migraine, when it is started. Various forms of triptans are available like, injection,tablets or they can be dissolved under the tongue.

The common migraine that is the migraine without aura is not the critical form of migraine. This is generally aching, and irritating whenever it occurs. It will be constant and may be frequent, that can affect the patient’s living.  In some cases this migraine can cause a stroke, because of protracted Condition of the blood vessels. An over usage of medicines may affect in some patients. Only suitable medicines should be used according to the symptoms

Cautions

  • Regular and repeated attacks may upset the patient’s living.
  • Side effects of the taken medicines should be looked after.
  • Some other disorders like permanent neurological impairments may take place.

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