Prodrome is A Disease Symptom Before it Manifests..


Prodrome is an early symptom, or symptoms of a disease before specific symptoms occur.

There's different diseases that have a start of their symptoms that lets that person know what's going to happen. Sense we're a migraine and headache site we'll focus on this specific disease and the start of its symptoms, so each one can focus on being ready for their attacks.

Before a migraine starts hurting, there's certain symptoms preceding the migraine. If the sufferers learn how to recognize their symptoms they can keep  migraines from getting severe. For migraine sufferers that have prodrome, they can have the symptoms building into a migraine from hours to days before the attack.

Most common symptoms of migraine prodrome are:

If you've ever had the first of the four phases of a migraine, then the light will come on, and you'll know what's going to happen. For beginners or those that pay no attention to anything other than the pain, the beginning symptoms are:

  • If you notice being depressed, things irritated you more, and mood changes, a migraine may be coming. 
  • Craving foods is one of the beginning symptoms of the first phase of migraines. 
  • Constipation or swinging toward diarrhea, or an increase frequency to urinate is another symptom.
  • Fatigue, and muscle stiffness in the neck area. 

Only about twenty percent of migraine sufferers have the next migraine stage called the aura. 

The second phase that some migraine sufferers have 

Flashing Lights

The symptoms of a migraine with aura, or the second phase that some migraine sufferers have with a classic migraine. The one in five that have an aura never forget what it's like. About twenty percent of migraine sufferers have aura. Such as:

  • Blurry vision 
  • Flashing lights 
  • Spots in front of the eyes 
  • Wavy lines, and even a partial loss of vision.

Other unusual symptoms for complicated migraines are:

  • Vertigo or not having good balance. Maybe even falling. 
  • Confusion, or finding difficulty with words, or even speaking. 
  • Numbness or tingling in the face or where the headache begins. 
  • A decrease or loss of hearing, or auditory hallucinations. 
  • Smelling odors that aren't there, and a hypersensitivity to feel and touch.

These could be some unusual prodrome symptoms to some sub-types of migraines.

By preventing migraines the prodrome may vanish.

It's much better to prevent migraines than suffer with them, but easier said than done. By taking preventive medicine (your doctors call on this) and taking supplements that are recommenced tested ant tried with much success, the beginning symptoms of the migraines may be less frequent. Most popular supplements for migraine prevention are:

Avoid stimulates such as caffeine,   alcohol, and taking excessive amounts of pain medicines. Print this diary and use it to see if foods beverages or other triggers may be the cause if these migraines.

Our thoughts on this are. If you have this first migraine phase, and didn't make the connection, now you know there're symptoms of migraines that can be rather subdue. But there may be signs that suggest what's coming. If you feel or experience anything out of the ordinary a migraine attack may be coming, and by recognizing the symptoms you can abort them quicker.

Thanks for reading.

Our last page is about migraine neck pain. Home page from prodrome. First page was about symptoms of a migraine.

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