Migraine

 
Opioids for Migraine Headache? It Depends
September 24, 2018

A family physician with expertise in headache treatment makes the case for appropriate use of opioids in some patients.

Migraine Meds: An 8-question Quiz
May 02, 2018

Drugs that treat migraine come from a variety of classes and reflect on- and off-label use. How current are you?

CGRP Inhibitors Reduce Migraine Frequency, Disability
January 09, 2018

The headache community is more than ready for a preventive migraine drug that works. Click through these slides for highlights of recently published trials.

Migraine Headache - Myth vs Facts
January 07, 2018

There is a good deal of misinformation available about migraine headaches. Which of these 10 statements are myth and which are fact?

Post-test on What’s New in Migraine Therapy: An Update for Primary Care
September 27, 2017

This month’s Special Report post-test allows you to gauge how much you have learned about current approaches to treating migraine headache.

Monoclonals and Migraine: What the Primary Care Physician Needs to Know
September 21, 2017

Monoclonal antibodies that inhibit calcitonin gene-related peptide could revolutionize preventive migraine therapy. Here's what you need to know.

Hormones and Migraine: A Case Study
September 15, 2017

Headaches that occur several days before menses as well as disabling headaches on days unrelated to menses... how would you help this young woman?

Pediatric and Adolescent Migraine: Update on Treatment Options
September 08, 2017

If the goal of headache therapy for adolescent migraineurs is a pain-free adult life, here's a road map.

Migraine Patients Need to Hear: It’s Physiologic and Treatable
September 07, 2017

From PAINWeek 2017: Reflex vasodilation is out, neurobiologic dysfunction is in as explanation for migraine etiology.

What's New In Migraine Therapy: An Update for Primary Care
September 05, 2017

What Rx for adolescent migraineurs? Ideal care for menstrual migraine? Perfect patient for new CGRP inhibitors? Answers in this PCP Special Report.