Abortive migraine therapy in the office with dexamethasone and prochlorperazine.

Abstract

Corticosteroids are commonly used in the abortive therapy of status migrainosus. However, this practice is based more on clinical experience than on published data. At my office, over a period of two years, 108 patients (156 migraine episodes) were treated with intravenous dexamethasone. Most of these patients had prolonged migraines that had resisted other… (More)

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@article{Saadah1994AbortiveMT, title={Abortive migraine therapy in the office with dexamethasone and prochlorperazine.}, author={Hisham A Saadah}, journal={Headache}, year={1994}, volume={34 6}, pages={366-70} }