How do you know if you are having a migraine

  • Five headache attacks that last from 4-72 hours.
  • The pain is on one side and pulsates.
  • Causes you to avoid or is aggravated by normal activities.
  • AND is accompanied by one or more of the following:
  • Vomiting and/or nausea
  • Over sensitive to light
  • Over sensitive to noises

You can also suffer from a migraine with an aura

  • Your headache is accompanied by at least 1 severest symptoms which completely go away:
  • Vision problems like flickering lights, waved lines or spots
  • Pins and needles feelings or numbness
  • Hard to put words together

Common Symptoms of a migraine attack can proceed your headache

  • Symptoms before or during a migraine headache
  • You have a sudden burst of energy or a feeling of well being
  • You are restless or very talkative.
  • You feel like you have to eat a lot more.
  • You are more irritable or tense.

Symptoms that you have during a migraine attack

  • Pulsating pain.
  • Pale coloring of your face.
  • Tender or pressure feeling of your scalp.
  • Cold or sweaty hands.
  • Diarrhea, nausea and/or vomiting.
  • Light or noise sensitivity.