Chronic Headache due Spondylosis
My main complaint is headache (primarily forehead and temple area and pain in the
middle of the scalp) from last 18 months with no other side effects. In the
day time I am feeling sleepy and lot of yawning. When I consulted
arthopaedic doctor, he diagnised as cervical spondylosis. But I have
no neck pain in the beginning but I am experiencing continuous headache and mild neck pain. I have also
consulted eye specialist who prescribed new eye glasses. With the use of
new glasses there is no change in my pain
Start of Headache -- Nov,2011 (In the beginning, the headache was occasional and
mild. Headache only coming in the evening and night time and
with no side effects In the day time even though I was walking
in the sunlight, the pain was decreasing. I took some ayurvedic
Medicines which gave some relief. For a few days in between I got
Relief from the headache. But again returned back with no
June,2012 : The headache has increased and was constant with pressing pain in the middle of the head and temple area. I felt headache increase 2 to 3 times a day. No neck pain at all. When I was Sitting in A.C. room, feeling cool and I when I came out in the evening, pressure was building up in the head with Pressing pain and temperature of heatnesss felt in the head and
around the ears and eyes. The orthopeadic doctor advised
me X-ray and it revealed compression of nerve in the back
of neck and diagnosed as ‘’Cervical Spondylosis’’
(X ray enclosed). The doctor prescribed pain killers which I have
Used with some relief during the period of usage but no full relief
For anxiety, doctor prescribed alprax 0.25 mg for sleeping.
May,2013 : The headache is constant with pressing pain in the head and also back
of the neck. The pain varying with movements of neck and head.
When there is headache, heaviness is felt in the head . Headache is felt throughout the day and immediately after wake up in the morning.
Occassional pains are felt in the hand fingers also but no numbness.
At present when sitting in AC room I am getting some relief but not
Full relief. Presently, I am not having good sleep waking up every
1-2 hours duration. Maximum of 4-5 hours sleep, I am getting every