I'm a healthy 45yo white male and recently have had an increase in throbbing in my head heard through my ears which is consistent with my heartbeat. It has gotten so constant (all day and night long) and so loud it now makes it difficult to sleep. De-hydration and lack of electrolytes were the MD's first guess, but I've made those corrections and the symptoms have come back. Could high blood pressure be a cause? Heart disease? I read this could be prompted by stress, tension, and/or anxiety which I do suffer from periodically. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
how high is your BP? is this 24/7 or once in a while? how can you even sleep? it must be worse at night. I ask this because I have had it and it was almost unbearable when I tried to sleep....it might be inner ear or carotid artery. best regards.
I read on one site to take 1000 mg of vitamin D. I did so this morning and felt a difference pretty quickly. I took another tonight and I think its better. I've also had a soreness/pressure for weeks by my temple that is now gone. We may have a deficiency and need to take it daily.
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.