His head throbbed and his body ached all over.
My head throbbed and my side felt as if a car, no, an SUV were parked on me.
Her wrist throbbed despite the warmth in her blood caused by the sedative–pain reliever.
His head throbbed and his body ached, as if he'd flung himself against the rocky wall.
But, fortunately for her, she felt her eyes growing misty, she saw nothing clearly, her pulse beat a hundred to the minute, and the blood throbbed at her heart.