CLUSTER HEADACHE Natural Cures
Cluster headache is a rare form of primary headache. Let's see below natural
cures for cluster headache, causes and official medical treatments.
WHAT is CLUSTER HEADACHE
Its incidence of less than 0.5% in male population and 0.1% in female population.
Attacks are particularly painful so that the form is also called "suicide headache".
Cluster headache appear more frequently during period of climate change, especially
in spring and autumn.
It's characterized by attacks of excruciating pain, severe intensity, lasting between
15 and 180 minutes, at orbital, supra-orbital and / or temporal, unilateral. It goes along
with intense tearing, conjunctival redness, nasal obstruction, facial sweating.
This form of headache occurs periodically at night for a few weeks or months (hence
the name of cluster). Natural remedies for cluster headaches gradually reduce painful
ailments, until they disappear, without side effects or damage to body.
Intensity is such that the patient finds himself in need to move constantly and his
behavior is very restless.
HOW it LOOKS CLUSTER HEADACHE
There are two forms of cluster headache:
Episodic form occurs when the cluster lasts from seven days to few months, with disease-free
intervals of more than two weeks.
Chronic form occurs when attacks occur every day for more than a year, without perceptible
About 10% of cluster headache cases are chronic. Intense pain arises by excessive dilation
of cranial blood vessels, which apply pressure on trigeminal nerve.
WHAT are the CAUSES of CLUSTER HEADACHE
Cause depends in a dysregulation of mast cell metabolism (of trigeminovascular system)
and in a chaotic release from them of neural mediators(histamine, substance P, CGRP)
which have vasodilating action.
HOW CLUSTER HEADACHE is TREATED in the TRADITIONAL way
Official therapies uses drugs as the triptans and corticosteroids in acute phase,
anticonvulsants and antidepressants in prevention. However, these drugs have many
WHICH NATURAL TREATMENTS for CLUSTER HEADACHE
But treating cluster headache with natural products is possible thanks to action
of phytotherapeutic products like Rhodiola rosea and Vitis vinifera. They have an
anti-inflammatory, antiplatelet and nourishing action on blood vessel wall.
There are also other natural substances, like flavoproteins and coenzymes, which
contribute in effectively and not harmful way to mast cell metabolism restoration
and production of neural transmitters. And thus they free from nightmare of disease.