Headaches

Where I’m At

I started getting major headaches around 2002 – it wasn’t until 2005 that my neurologist determined they were most likely cluster headaches.  It’s been an up and down ride ever since. I went through some particularly bad periods, getting 5-6 clusters a Read more…

By Artin, ago
Headaches

A month on Vyvanse

I’m approaching my 30th day on Vyvanse to help treat my adult ADD.  The first couple of weeks I had some bad cluster headaches come through.  Dropping off the doxepin seemed like the dumbest thing I could have done.  Then Read more…

By Artin, ago
Headaches

Attention

I’ve noticed since I was young that I had a different way of experiencing the world. I see and feel everything around me and it’s hard to put into words how it is to not be able to focus at Read more…

By Artin, ago
Headaches

Progress

Two years have gone by since the last time I posted.  A lot has happened. Testosterone therapy was abandoned shortly after my post in June 2011.  The results were fairly inconclusive and I couldn’t see spending close to $600/month for Read more…

By Artin, ago
Headaches

Progress

Can’t believe it’s been since March when I posted last.  A lot has happened in that short amount of time. My neurologist and I have continued with the testosterone therapy, increasing to 5mg/day and switching to Androgel from the Androderm.  Read more…

By Artin, ago
Headaches

Topamax & Code

I’ve been off of Topamax for about 11 days now and all I can say is, my world is back to normal. In the past, I found that Topamax was a good solution for my cluster headaches but not so Read more…

By Artin, ago