Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide Monoclonal Antibody Treatments for Migraine

@article{Loder2019CalcitoninGP,
  title={Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide Monoclonal Antibody Treatments for Migraine},
  author={Elizabeth W Loder and William Renthal},
  journal={JAMA Internal Medicine},
  year={2019},
  volume={179},
  pages={421–422}
}
  • Elizabeth W Loder, William Renthal
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • JAMA Internal Medicine
  • Background Migraine is a disabling condition determined by both genetic and environmental factors. It affects an estimated 32 million people in the United States2 and produces a lifelong predisposition to develop severe headache and associated symptoms spontaneously or in response to triggers. Occasional migraine attacks usually are treated individually with symptomatic medications such as triptans. If attacks are frequent, regularly administered preventive treatment may decrease headache… CONTINUE READING
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