Headaches - what can I take?

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  1. Nickinakinoo

    Nickinakinoo Well-Known Member

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    I've had headaches most of the time since being pregnant usually I can just ignore it but I've got a really bad one that's heading towards a migraine!
     
  2. Emily0505

    Emily0505 Well-Known Member

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    Only paracetamol I'm afraid hun.

    Make sure you are drinking enough though too.

    XX
     
  3. Nickinakinoo

    Nickinakinoo Well-Known Member

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    I think that's what it is, I was back at work today and I only managed a cup of tea and Carton of ribena since 7 this morning :( feel like death
     
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    I've taken codeine over the last couple of weeks, it's the only thing that's taken the edge off. Cold flannels seems to ease it a little for me as well sometimes
     
  5. Holi

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    Codeine here too - got is prescribed - I've had a horrific head last few weeks (sinus infection docs think) and it's the only thing that's even touching it! Xx

    I've
     
  6. kaz1983

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    I was advised paracetamol but too scared to take it but did get one of those 4hezd sticks they dont hav make ur eyes water but they certainly help xx
     
  7. Mrs M

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    Apparently putting frozen peas on your neck and hands and feet in hot water helps!
     
  8. fairyprincess

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    Have you tried the forehead strips? They really help me x
     

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