Corpus ID: 36525886

Medical Treatment Guidelines for Acute Migraine Attacks.

  title={Medical Treatment Guidelines for Acute Migraine Attacks.},
  author={Y. Hsu and K. Lin and Treatment Guideline Subcommittee Of Taiwan Headache Society Taiwan Headache Society},
  journal={Acta neurologica Taiwanica},
  volume={26 2},
In 2015, the American Headache Society (AHS) amended the treatment guideline of acute migraine based on evidence-based medicine (EBM) that all triptans in any form of preparations, acetaminophen, and non-steroid anti-inflammation drugs-NSAID (aspirin, diclofenac, ibuprofen, naproxen), sumatriptan/naproxen, combined acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine are considered effective (Level A). Previously effective drugs as prochlorperazine, and dihydroergotamine-DHE (excluded inhaled form) were downrated to… Expand
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