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Headache treatment following a car accident

Our personal injury lawyers highlight the treatment options available to auto accident victims suffering from post traumatic headaches

There’s a lot to share in terms of treatments doctors can prescribe to auto accident victims with post-traumatic headaches. Click on the links below for information on what’s available to help relieve your headache pain.

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Medications

According to the Mayo Clinic, medications used to treat headaches, such as post-traumatic headaches, may include:

  • Antidepressants,
  • Beta blockers
  • Anti-seizure medications,
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).

Procedures

Among the procedures used to treat headaches are:

  • Injections (Injections of a local anesthetic around a nerve)
  • Trigger point injections (Injections of a numbing agent and corticosteroid at the point of pain)

Alternative Medicine

With medications and procedures as part of the arsenal for treating headaches, there are also alternative medicine options:

  • Acupuncture,
  • Biofeedback (Controls headaches by becoming more aware of and then changing certain bodily responses such as muscle tension, heart rate and skin temperature”),
  • Meditation,
  • Massage,
  • Herbs, vitamins and minerals,
  • Chiropractic care.

Therapy or counseling

In addition to the other treatment options, the Mayo Clinic also recommends consideration of support groups, counseling or therapy for auto accident victims struggling to cope with the pain, discomfort and disruption of normal life that comes with post-traumatic headaches.

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