Improvement of refractory migraine headache by propofol: case series

  title={Improvement of refractory migraine headache by propofol: case series},
  author={Hassan Soleimanpour and Aliakbar Taheraghdam and Rouzbeh Rajaei Ghafouri and Ali Taghizadieh and Karim Marjany and Maryam Soleimanpour},
  booktitle={International journal of emergency medicine},
UNLABELLED BACKGROUND Several studies have been conducted on managing migraine headaches and developing effective medications for decreasing migraine-associated pain. CASE PRESENTATION Intravenous propofol was prescribed (10 mg every 5 min) for eight patients with intractable migraine headaches visiting the Emergency Department. The average pain score experienced by patients was recorded using the Visual Analogue Scale at the beginning of the treatment procedure and following the injection… CONTINUE READING
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