Tension headache Ohori Park Clinic

Tension headache
A tension headache is the most common type of headache. It can cause mild to intense pain in your head and neck. Women are twice as likely as men. episodic: less than 15 days per month chroic:more than 15 days per month <Cause> Muscle contractions in the head and neck regions.
  • Bad posture,driving,PC
  • stress
  • dull head pain
  • mild to intense pain 、throbbing
  • lasts for 30 minutes to a couple days.
  • tightness" or "pressure" on both sides of the head,
  • tenderness
  • Nausea, vomiting, and light/sound sensitivity are usually not present .<Treatment> over-the-counter pain reliever indomethacin,aspirinibuprofenand naproxen,acetaminophe (Preventive medications)
    • Tricyclic antidepressants:
      antidepressants :venlafaxine ,SSRI
    • muscle relaxant.:tizanidine
    • antidepressant
    • anticonvulsants, such as topiramate
    • acupancture
    • massage
    • exercise
Ohori Park Clinic THE APARTMEN 2B Ohori koen 2-35,chuoku,Fukuoka City,810-0051 tel:092-724-5520