Neurology Community
sharp stabbing pain in head
About This Community:

This forum is for questions and support regarding neurology issues such as: Alzheimer's Disease, ALS, Autism, Brain Cancer, Cerebral Palsy, Chronic Pain, Epilepsy, Headaches, MS, Neuralgia, Neuropathy, Parkinson's Disease, RSD, Sleep Disorders, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

sharp stabbing pain in head

i have this sharp stabbing pain in the right side of my head (above my temple) i get migraines and this is not a migraine - even prescriptions for migraines do not work! actually feels like being stabbed with a sharp object!
i have had epidorals to my neck a number of times due to chronic neck and shoulder pain on the right side.
this pain is unbearable -please help
Related Discussions
3 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
I am having the same thing-Its right behind my right eyeball deep in my head.Its not a "head ache"-Its a stabbing sharp painWHAT THE HECK IS THIS??
Blank
368886_tn?1278962315
Hello.

The sharp pains that you have described can possibly be due to optic nerve irritation. Some migraine headaches do involve such pains, are usually relieved with migraine medication. You need to get your eye functions checked by an ophthalmologist.

The cervical epidural injections do not seem to produce this kind of pain as a side effect.

Does the pain increase on moving the eyes ? Do you have any vision problems ?

Regards
Blank
Avatar_m_tn
I Also Have The Same thing Sharp Pains In The Right Side Of My Head And My Eyes Feel Tight But The Pain Goes Away When i Dont watch T.V Or Play My Game And Also I See A Small Shadow In My  Like A Small L like Shadow ,And When I Move My Eye The Shadow Drags In Back Of My View What Is That
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Neurology Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating Control: How to St...
Aug 28 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Cannabis Article from NORTH Mag...
Jul 20 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
3 Reasons Why You are Still Binge E...
Jul 14 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Neurology Answerers
338416_tn?1260996698
Blank
jensequitur
Fort Worth, TX
620923_tn?1405964489
Blank
selmaS
Allentown, PA
352007_tn?1372861481
Blank
LisaJF
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Ball123
1780921_tn?1384615710
Blank
flipper336
Chandler, AZ
Avatar_n_tn
Blank
summerluvr