Migraines are thought to result from changes in levels of brain chemicals in certain regions of the brain. Often accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to sound and light. Migraine episodes can be disabling. Treatment helps control symptoms and prevent attacks.
- Pain-relieving medications. Also known as acute or abortive treatment, these types of drugs are taken during migraine attacks and are designed to stop symptoms.
- Preventive medications. These types of drugs are taken regularly, often daily, to reduce the severity or frequency of migraines. The following medications such as:
- Botox Injections
- Anti-Seizure drugs
- Blood pressure-lowering medications
If you are having possible migraine issues, contact Family Health Care Clinic to explore the best options for your well-being.