Tori Rodriguez, MA, LPC, Author at Neurology Advisor
Tori Rodriguez, MA, LPC

Tori Rodriguez, MA, LPC

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Headache in the ED: Overview and Expert Interview

Researchers found data that showed, after consultation with an expert, optimal prevention of migraine headaches for patients who present in the emergency department includes both antiseizure medications, specifically, divalproex sodium, sodium valproate, or topiramate, and β-blockers, namely, metoprolol, propranolol, and timolol. In addition, triptans are suggested, as well as antidepressants, amitriptyline, and venlafaxine.

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