Anyone with ME/CFS/FM get occular migraines?

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by MicheleK, Jul 30, 2012.

  1. MicheleK

    MicheleK Member

    Has anyone had an ocular migraine? I went to the ER last month with episodes in my eyes. I'm still undergoing tests. One doctor thought it may have been ocular migraines. Any feedback is appreciated. GB66
  2. ghosalb

    ghosalb New Member

    yes, I did while using computer for hours. Flash of light and almost fell off my chair. Lasted for few years. Try resting your eyes as much as possible. BG
  3. sunflowergirl

    sunflowergirl Well-Known Member

    It's my understanding that it comes from a tiny temporary "blip" of blood loss to the brain. I have a friend with FM who gets it from too much computer time. I also can't look at flashing lights.

    I had a neighbor years ago whose young 8 year old son had an epileptic seizure from playing nintendo. Then they put on warning labels on all those games. Something to do with flashing lights that change the brain waves.

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