After my medial nerve block
So I had my nerve block yesterday... is it normal to have headache day after? Or could it be due to how het-up I got before procedure and lack of sleep?
I think anyone who goes through the procedure would have a headache. Add in stress, lack of sleep and anticipation and you have the answer.
Hope it has worked
It is not normal to have a headache after the procedure. stopmychronicpain.com/lumba...
Thank you so much for the information.. it’s lifted now although it wasn’t a bad headache it was wearing..BUT I didn’t sleep well and so was very tired, I’d also worked myself up a bit so I think it’s was due to myself stressing myself out.
For me its the dehydration, stopped water at 7am, had procedure at 12, by then I was absolutely bone dry, face flushed etc. Was even worse after hysterectomy last year and ordered a sandwich for later and couldn't eat it my mouth was so dry, just couldn't swallow, had to drink loads. It could be the dehydration, than can cause a headache.
I think it was probably that for me tbh..I could eat and drink as normal, but I didn’t have any water from bout 12ish as I didn’t want to want the loo...my procedure was 3.30 didn’t drink a lot after.. ah well we live and learn!
Can I ask what the nerve block injection was for please?
I've had 2 block nerve injections for migraine, but the procedure doesn't require any fasting or anything. Maybe because it's in the back of the head.
Would be interested to know, as I suffer with constant back pain also.
Kind regards, Catmag
Mine was for back pain L3 down to S1
I’m starting to feel the benefits.. still bruised but ok.
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