How to treat migraine at home

Read about some effective home remedies to get relief from migraine symptoms here. Here we are writing about some of the home remedies that can be taken to get relief from the symptoms of migraine. You can use them after consulting an expert and keeping in mind your other health problems.

Home Remedies For Migraine: 

Migraine is a type of severe headache in which the sufferer feels severe pain in one side or both sides of the head. Along with this, there is also severe pain around the eyes, due to which it becomes difficult for people to see even with their eyes open. That is why it is often seen that the person suffering from migraine gets upset as soon as the pain starts. The pain of migraine is so intense that the sufferer cannot do anything. In addition to half the headache in migraine, there can also be problems like nausea, vomiting, and nervousness. 

Lavender oil

The scent of lavender oil reduces stress and also provides relief from pain. Lavender oil has anti-anxiety and anti-depressant properties that can relieve migraine pain. It can also prove to be very effective in relieving migraine pain. Smelling lavender essential oil for 10-12 minutes is beneficial to get relief from migraine.

Poppy seeds

Poppy seeds are considered effective to get relief from severe headaches or migraine pain. The cool effect of poppy seeds relaxes the stomach and the body temperature is also balanced. To get relief from migraine caused due to acidity or any digestive problem, mix an equal quantity of poppy seeds and makhana and make kheer with milk and eat it.


People consume cloves because of their antioxidant and pain-relieving properties. Cloves can be used to get relief from seasonal diseases like cold and cold and headaches. When there is migraine pain, you can make and drink clove tea. Similarly, drinking cloves boiled with milk also provides relief from headaches.

People who have frequent headache problems can try these remedies for relief.

Ways to get rid of headaches in winters: 

Seasonal diseases like cold-cough and flu are seen a lot in winter, whereas, in most of these situations, the problem of headache is seen as a major symptom. In every situation from fever to flu, people also have to be troubled by headaches. At the same time, due to cold air and low temperature, many people may feel the problem of headaches in the morning and evening.

Headache in winter can be due to many reasons like a drop in temperature or fever. At the same time, people with high blood sugar levels and weak immunity may also complain of frequent headaches with the change of seasons. People who have frequent headache problems can try these remedies. 

What is the best solution for headaches in cold weather?


According to a study published in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, stress and lack of sleep can cause headaches. This study found that more than 81 percent of people saw relief from headache problems by getting enough sleep alone. Such people admitted that they often took a short nap to relieve headaches and that it made them feel better. Laziness and fatigue felt in winters can also trigger headaches and a good night's sleep can prove to be an effective way to avoid this. 

(Disclaimer: The content on this site is for informational purposes only, and should not be taken as professional medical advice. Always seek the guidance of your doctor or other health professionals for any questions you may have regarding your health or a medical condition.)

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Dr. Rati Parwani

Dr Rati Parwani is a Practising Professional BHMS Doctor having experience of 8 years in the medical field. Her approach towards each and every patient is the utmost professional with high standards of practice. She has nurtured her writing skills and proves it as an asset to her professionalism. She has experience in content writing and likes her writing ethical and scientific-based.

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