It is a neurological diseases characterized by recurrent moderate to severe headaches often in associations with number of autonomic nervous symptoms.
Typically the headache affects one half of the head, which is throbbing and pulsating in nature which comes gradually and lasts from 2- 72 hours. Associated symptoms may include nausea, vomiting and sensitivity to light sound or smell, altered mood , depression, fatigue, craving for certain foods.
The pain is generally made worse by physical activity upto 1/3rd of the people with migraine headaches perceive an aura a transient visual, sensory, language or motor disturbances which signals that headache will soon occur.

 
The Case:

This is a case of Mr. Ravindra Singh 25yrs/M of Migraine since last 10-12 yrs who presented to us as with sudden pulsating pain in right side of head which starts from forehead and extends up to temporal region. This was generally aggravated by noise and relieved by vomiting, lying down and in remaining in silence. Associated with it there was redness of eyes. He has strong desire for sweets meat and that he could not tolerate being hungry. He is much found of tea and tobacco.

Case Analysis:

Mental General:

Dictatorial and bossy suspicious shouting nature when angry irrespective of senior or junior.

Physical General:

Perspiration on upper part of body like face, scalp Sound sleep, wakes up a fresh.
Desired meat. Cannot tolerate hunger as it causes anger

Particular symptoms:

Pulsating pain in right side of head pain starts from forehead and extends up to temporal region.
Aggravated by noise and relieved by vomiting, lying down and in remaining in silence.
Pain in head when hungry
Associated with it there was redness of eyes.

Repertorial Work:

Mind, dictatorial
Mind,suspicious
Head, Pain,eating ,before,agg
Head pain,forehead,extending to,temple
Head, pain, periodical
Head, pain, pulsating
Head pain,sides, right
Head, pain,vomiting, amel
Generals, food and drinks,meat, desire

Similar Remedies:
Sep,  Sil, Lach ,Nux, Phos, Lyco, Sulph

Prescription:

Lycopodium was prescribed in 30C and 200C potency was given in subsequent intervals that cleared the case.


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