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    Default Food causing migraines?

    Well not food...
    I have drunk nothing but water today and the migraine iv had for 3 days started going away. So I thought ild have a cordial this Arvo, I drank it and prob half an hr later my migraine came back... Could the cordial cause it?

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    Hard to say. I know too much sugar usually gives me a headache.

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    Awk thank you

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    Perhaps the preservatives? Depends on how used to sugar/preservatives etc it is. If its the first time it's given you a migraine then I'd think probably not.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bonkers View Post
    Well not food...
    I have drunk nothing but water today and the migraine iv had for 3 days started going away. So I thought ild have a cordial this Arvo, I drank it and prob half an hr later my migraine came back... Could the cordial cause it?

    Did it have artificial sweetener in it? Some people get headaches from that.

    I get migraines from compound chocolate (cooking chocolate).

    Hope you feel better soon

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    I get bad headaches when i drink juice, cordial and sometimes fizzy drink I am certain its the artifical flavours/colors etc in it.

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    Heres a list of the bad additives and preservatives in food/drink that are known to cause problems.
    http://fedup.com.au/images/stories/n...ive%20page.pdf

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    Default Food causing migraines?

    It was tropical cordial from cottees iv been drinking it for the 3 days iv had the migraine (can't remember if it started after) then today I didn't have any and it started to go away then tonight I had some an it came back

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bonkers View Post
    It was tropical cordial from cottees iv been drinking it for the 3 days iv had the migraine (can't remember if it started after) then today I didn't have any and it started to go away then tonight I had some an it came back
    Have you still got the bottle, does any it have any of those ingredients from that list ? Some flavours are trade secrets though so they don't put the codes on the products.

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    I will look today thank you x


 

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