Pregnancy Symptoms & Complaints: Headaches and Dizziness

What relieves headaches in pregnancy?

Acetaminophen, taken as directed, is usually safe and effective, but always consult your healthcare provider before taking any medication. For sinus pressure, place a warm compress over your eyes and nose; for tension headaches, apply a cold compress to the base of your neck. Drink plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration. To fight dizziness, keep it slow when you're getting up from bed or a chair, and maintain your blood sugar level with healthy snacks like fresh or dried fruit, yogurt, or whole-grain crackers.

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