Sir I m 25 y male. I suffering from basilar migraine(symyoms like giddiness, headache starting from base one sided radiating pain,visual Auras,hearing loss but within normal limit) .i had taken meds like vertin(2months)&venlafaxine(3months),pregrabalin (2 months)&clonazepam. now I m taking betacap(80mg/day,clonazepam(0.5mg/day),escitalopram(10mg).my neurologist advice to leave this clonazepam tabs. and I feels withdrawal symptoms like chest, shoulder pain. sir I need ur opinion to taper the clonazepam doses. I had done Mri of brain,ncct of brain,&servical spine and hrct of temporal bone .reports r normal including blood test like cbc-esr, suger, thyroid, kidney serum, vitamin b12 .Sir I need ur opinion to taper the clonazepam doses as I feels withdrawal symptoms like chest and soulder pains .also done ECG which comes normal .sir kidely suggest remedy like food management and exercise for basilar migraine .
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Basilar migraine usually start in one side of the head and it spreads and intensifies Usually it associated with Aura.. It is usually triggered by alcohol , caffeine, poor sleep and streess.. You are talking lot of medicines given by your doctor's and it has to be tappered after seeing you clinically.. As per the advice of your neurologist you can taper and take the medications.. Definitely you will improve..and avoid the triggering factors..
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