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How I was diagnosed with migraine

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Benefits, instructions and more

The wearing of sunglasses to treat migraines is a means of combating an oversensitivity light, which is also known as photophobia. About 90% of migraine sufferers have the condition known as photosphobia. People with migraine may feel a…

Generic, brand names, and more

Rizatriptan is a generic prescription drug. It has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat migraine episodes, with or without aura, in adults and children aged 6 and older.Rizatriptan treats a migraine episode…

Glaxo should consider purchasing a

Drug advisory group Evaluate thinks GlaxoSmithKline PLC (GSK, Financial) should consider running a run at Biohaven Pharmaceutical Holding Company Ltd. (BHVN, Financial) after the latter recorded exceptional third-quarter sales of its oral…

Shapes, strengths, use, etc.

Imitrex (sumatriptan) is a brand name prescription medicine. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved it to treat migraine with or without aura. Imitrex is available as an injection, tablet, and nasal spray. Injection forms are…

Side effects, dosage, uses, etc.

Clonidine IR oral tablets can cause mild or serious side effects. The following lists contain some of the main side effects that can occur while taking this medicine. These lists do not include all possible side effects.For more…

What they are and how they work

Migraine is a neurological condition that results in recurring headaches characterized by severe throbbing or throbbing pain. According to National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, about 12% of people in the United States…

Codeine is not safe for children

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Codeine is not safe for children and should not be used for pain or cough relief, the American Academy of Pediatrics warned in a September 19 statement. Codeine has been prescribed for decades for both…

Stop giving codeine to children

Health care providers and parents should stop giving codeine to children, according to a new clinical report from the American Academy of Pediatrics, published online September 19 to Pediatrics. The authors also call for a formal…