Medicines and treatments for migraine

Minimising potential migraine triggers, for example, by eating regularly, plays an important role in managing this type of headache. (Keeping a headache diary can help to identify what the triggers are for you.) However, on many occasions migraine triggers aren’t obvious or can be difficult to avoid completely. If this is the case with you, try to focus instead on finding the best treatments.

Read about the medicine treatment options for migraine headache:

You can also read about:

  • British Association for the Study of Headache. Guidelines for all health professionals in the diagnosis and management of migraine, tension-type-type headache, cluster headache and medication overuse headache. Hull: BASH, 2010. (accessed 13 December 2011)