Sinus headache is found among people with Copd, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, take medication Spiriva and have Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. We study 16 people who have Sinus headache and Copd from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Copd (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) can be treated by Spiriva, Symbicort, Advair diskus 250/50, Prednisone, Albuterol sulfate (latest reports from 47,163 Copd patients)
Sinus headache (headache caused by sinus infections) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, drug ineffective, diarrhea, fatigue, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 3,140 Sinus headache patients).
On Jul, 30, 2016
16 people who have Copd and Sinus Headache are studied.
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I found relief from sinus/polycythemia headaches by stretching my throat like yawning with my head tilted back. Soon after doing this I feel thick mucus draining down the back of my throat, most likely from my nasal sinus and the headache subsides at least temporarily. When headaches are bad, I need to do this almost constantly so my doctor told me to use an allergy nasal spray such as fluticasone or Flonase. It takes a couple of weeks to work at first but I use it every day now but still have period of persistent headaches. Three ENTs told me I have no sinus issues (MUST have a sinus infection) even though mucus drains out and down my throat each time I stretch my throat out as stated. Yeah, no infection because I have tons of neutrophils (PV condition) running around in me! Since learning I have polycythemia vera, I think the actual biology of the excess mucus may be connected with the poor circulation around my nose and sinuses due to my high hematocrit, now going down with phlebotomy treatments. Also, the increase in mucus could be connected with the higher levels of white blood cells, neutrophils for me mostly. I am looking forward to getting my hematocrit below the recommendation of 42 for women(from the highly reputable 'UpToDate' publications of "evidence based medicine".) If the headaches and mucus draining stop or are at least reduced, I think that would be a very good case to prove PV is responsible. Try the yawn stretch. It may be opening up the Ostia in the nasal passage or it may be increasing blood flow in the carotid artery/veins/capillaries or both.
COPD recent diagnosis, Sleep Apnea - diagnosed about 8 yrs ago- use CPAP nightly, nasal allergies, recent back injury, 2 rotator cuff surgeries in the last 10 yrs, about 30 lbs. overweight, history of heart palpitations and arrithmias
I come from an obese family but maintained a healthy 135 LBs for over 70 years UNTIL I started taking Spiriva. I maintain between 1000 and 1200 cal. a day mostly fruit and veggies. have just tipped the scales at 160 after 11 months on Spiriva. any help out there?
I am in pain everyday! My life sucks! I just want to know how to get some relief! Most days I don't want to get out of bed! My feet and legs hurt the most on me but lately my hands are starting to hurt! On my right foot I have a lump on the bottom of my foot, I have bunions(big) on both feet, ...
I have been on this med for 3 days now. I have pain on the left side of my heart with burning sensation. This feeling travels under my left breast and over my left upper arm. What does this mean? Has anyone experienced this?
Had the Gastric Sleeve done on 4/2/14 and lost 154 pounds but due to health issues gained back 25. Hitting plateau so my Dr prescribed the drug. Starting it tomorrow. Have COPD and am worried if it will make me more susceptible to get pulmonary hypertension which is listed as possible side ...
Hi my name is Darin, I have been diagnosed with COPD and fibrosis for about a year now. I just turned 55 and I am on oxygen about 20 hrs/day. I take symbicort and duo neb. It is very hard for me to use a nose cannula because I am so stuffed up, completely shut to the point I just want to jump ...
Hello, I was diagnosed with emphysema in 2014, I take several medications and was just searching for some answers re: copd & purpura when I saw this support group. I hope to learn more about this disease here.
I have cronic pancretitos and c o p d and have asthma to plus other things hello all my name is Julie. I am 50 and had cronic pancreaticits for 10 years now I found out today that I have c o p d and have hay fever to x
A year ago, I woke my husband up and told him to get an ambulance. I lost consciousness for the next 5 weeks. I had pneumonia in both lungs and my other organs were shutting down. Somehow I survived. But when I regained consciousness, I had lost the ability to move my body parts. I spent the ...
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