Cluster headache woes for Radcliffe

Daniel Radcliffe suffers from cluster headaches

Daniel Radcliffe suffers from cluster headaches

First published in National Entertainment News © by

Daniel Radcliffe has revealed he is on blood pressure medication.

The 25-year-old actor admitted he has to take the pills and go for regular check-ups to manage the debilitating cluster headaches he suffers from.

"You have to be on blood pressure medication and have an ECG (electrocardiography heart monitor) every so often... but don't worry, I'm perfectly fine," he told The Guardian.

Dan, who stars in rom-com What If alongside Zoe Kazan and Adam Driver, revealed he suffered from cluster headaches in 2012.

"I was in the middle of these weird things called 'cluster headaches'. It's very rare evidently, but it's exceptionally painful. It makes a migraine look quite tame,'' he told The Independent.

"At the time I thought I was being a wuss. I was taking 12 (strong painkillers) a day and going, 'Why do I still have a headache?'"' the former Harry Potter star added.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree