The medicinal herb feverfew can be used to prevent migraine. One reader reports that taking it at the first sign of migraine stops headache.
When your head hurts, it is hard to concentrate. Migraines are even worse. If doctors prescribe tramadol for headaches, they may be putting patients at risk.
People who suffer with recurrent migraines may be able to prevent them with Aimovig, Ajovy or Emgality. This can be life changing.
In the hunt for migraine relief, some people shop in Canada for a brand name triptan and others try inducing brain freeze.
Have you ever had a headache? How about a migraine? There's a new drug called Aimovig. It's a once-a-month injection. How good is it? Are there any risks?
Taking aspirin or a combination of aspirin with acetaminophen and caffeine when a migraine aura first appears may prevent the migraine that would otherwise follow.
The state legislature has approved a number of additional uses for medical marijuana in Connecticut, bringing the total to around 30.
The FDA recently approved a new medication, erenumab (Aimovig), to prevent migraine headaches in people who experience them frequently. Treatments and lifestyle changes can also make a difference.
If you suffer frequent migraine headaches, following an elimination diet may help you avoid migraines. More well-done studies on this approach are sorely needed, however.
Some people find they can stop migraine headaches by eating coffee ice cream quickly or drinking an iced coffee at the first hint of symptoms.
Beta blockers such as atenolol, metoprolol and propranolol remain popular first-line treatments for hypertension. Some cardiologists question this approach.