10 Questions on Migraine Impact, Diagnosis, & Treatment Based on the OVERCOME Study

Lifetime use of opioids for migraine was found to be higher than for triptan medications. Try these 10 questions on other OVERCOME findings.

The Observational survey of the Epidemiology, Treatment and Care of Migraine (OVERCOME: United States) is a longitudinal multicohort study on the impact and management of migraine headaches in the US.

OVERCOME investigators recently published initial data from the 2018 cohort based on survey responses from more than 20 000 individuals with active migraine headaches.

The following 10 questions are based on those results. Taken together, the questions and answers will provide you with an interesting snapshot of the state of care for migraine headaches in the US today.

Reference: Lipton RB, Nicholson RA, Reed ML, et al. Diagnosis, consultation, treatment, and impact of migraine in the US: Results of the OVERCOME (US) study. Headache. 2022;62:122–140.