Diagnosis and Treatment of Childhood Migraine

  title={Diagnosis and Treatment of Childhood Migraine},
  author={Kelsey Merison and Howard S Jacobs},
  journal={Current Treatment Options in Neurology},
Opinion statementWhile the diagnosis of migraine in children is generally straightforward, treatment can seem complex with a number of medication choices, many of which are used “off label.” Patients with intermittent migraines can often be managed with ibuprofen or naproxen taken as needed. Unfortunately, by the time that children present to our practice, they have often tried these medications without improvement. Triptans are frequently prescribed to these patients with good success. It is… 

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