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  1. UPDATE: My PCP was not able to prescribe me oxygen and went as far as saying that no PCP at the clinic had heard of prescribing O2 for this. He said that O2 therapy is a specialty treatment for CH and needs to come from the Neuro. I asked for referal to a headache specialist since my Neuro specializes in Epilepsy and seizures. In all fairness, I have not seen my PCP for this condition in the past so I'm not surprised. He did give me a script for Prednisone to help break what he's calling medication overuse headaches from taking too many OTC drugs to relieve minor pain. I'm also on day 9 of Ver
  2. Thank you everyone for the advice and suggestions. I am calling around this morning looking for medical supply companies that deliver to my residence. I have a good relationship with my PC doc and I'm hoping that I can use the resources here to help him understand what I need him to do so I can get tanks. I'm lucky enough I work from a home office so having the large tanks will not be that much of a hassle. I have insurance through the state but I don't have any problem paying out of pocket to try something different to bring relief. My doctor did prescribe me vials of Imitrex but I ha
  3. Hello, I'm Chris and this is my first post on CB... I've been following the forum for a while in search of other's stories with CH and wanted to share mine. I've been dealing with CH for nearly 17 years and I am going through the most complex cluster of my life. Nearly all of my CH episodes last 3-5 weeks and affect the left side of my head. I typically treat them with Verapamil and Imitrex shots or pills for mild ones. I mentioned this episode was the worst and most complex. I started getting my "normal" CH around Easter this year but didn't start the Verapamil. I didn't have any of
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