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3 Day Headache
Lilbitakaslim09 posted:
I have had a headache for 3 days. Over the counter pain relievers do not help. I have light sensitivity, as well as sound sensitivity. When I walk, it feels like every step I take my head throbs. What should I do?
NeNe_11 responded:
You should see your doctor. There are many different medications they can give you to help.
Timothy Collins, MD responded:
You should see a doctor, even an urgent care doctor can help. There are inexpensive prescription medications on the $4 list at place like target and wal-mart that can help. but you have to see a doctor for them.

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