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Benign exertional-sex headache

Benign exertional-sex headache: Introduction

Benign exertional-sex headache: Benign exertional sex-headache is a muscle contraction headache developing before or during an orgasm due to the hemodynamic changes that occur at the time. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Benign exertional-sex headache is available below.

Symptoms of Benign exertional-sex headache

  • The headache occurs just after sexual intercourse and may be brief in duration, 15 minutes to 20 minutes, or prolonged and may last for a day.
  • The sexual headache varies in length from minutes to hours, and the severity may be mild or, more frequently, moderate to severe.
  • The timing of the headaches is variable, but usually they are just prior to orgasm. The headache with sexual intercourse is usually occipital, but it may be generalized.
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Treatments for Benign exertional-sex headache

  • Stopping intercourse when the headache begins can lessen the length or duration of the headache
  • Exclusion of other causes of headache
  • Patient education and reassurance to ensure insight into the condition
  • Cessation of intercourse with onset of the headache may lessen symptoms
  • Medication
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  1. Benign exertional-sex headache: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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