Do You Get ‘Rebound Headaches’? Here’s How To Tell (And Stop Them!)

woman with headache, holding templesGoing to the medicine cabinet and grabbing another aspirin or ibuprofen to knock out a headache is second nature for many of us. However, if you grab too many you’re setting yourself up for another headache that could come with serious consequences. Rebound headaches, also known as medication overuse headaches or analgesic rebounds, are caused by taking too many over-the-counter (OTC) or prescription pain relievers (analgesics).