Posts Tagged "migraine"

Estrogen Allergy

Posted by on Aug 17, 2010 in hormone allergy | Comments Off

Message: I’ve been on “Tri-Est” bioidentical hormones in troche form from a compounding pharmacy for 2 weeks. I feel like I have PMS (tender breasts, moody, etc.) and I’ve just experienced a migraine (with aura), which is what happens to me every time I try hormones. I\’m 50, post-hysterectomy (at age 36, ovaries removed, too) and have taken no hormones for 7 years because of the reasons described above. Am I just a person who cannot take hormones? I\’m vegan and stick to organic whenever possible. You are allergic to estrogen. Migraine, PMS, tender...

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Migraine Headaches, PMS

Posted by on May 12, 2010 in hormone allergy | Comments Off

Dear Dr. Roby: After reading through the material on your website, I believe that I do have problems with hormone allergy. I am a 31 year old female. I have also had anaphylactic reactions to wasps and bees. I started taking birth control when I got married in December of 2004. That is when my migraines started. On September 25th, 2009, I got a severe headache that has really not gone away since. I can count on one hand the number of days that I have not had a severe headache since 9/25/09. In addition I have had a lot of blurry vision, nasal congestion and sore throats. I have had abnormal...

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Premenstrual Migraine

Posted by on May 7, 2010 in hormone allergy | Comments Off

location: Fort Collins CO Your Question: Hi Dr.Roby, I’ve been reading through your site for maybe a year now and I’m sure that I have an allergy to progesterone. I get horrible premenstrual migraines that are pounding and settle into the left eye. I’ve gotten them since I was a teen. I also get sporadic itchy rashes premenstrually. The irritability makes it tough to be a good wife and mother to 4. I’ve taken Frova for the migraines, but now the cost is $200 for 9 pills since our insurance deductible has not been met. I really want to fix the problem, not just take...

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