Medication-overuse headache: a worldwide problem

@article{Diener2004MedicationoveruseHA,
  title={Medication-overuse headache: a worldwide problem},
  author={H. Diener and V. Limmroth},
  journal={The Lancet Neurology},
  year={2004},
  volume={3},
  pages={475-483}
}
Medication overuse and subsequent medication-overuse headache (MOH) is a growing problem worldwide. Epidemiological data suggest that up to 4% of the population overuse analgesics and other drugs for the treatment of pain conditions such as migraine and that about 1% of the general population in Europe, North America, and Asia have MOH. Recent clinical studies gave further insights in clinical and pharmacological features, such as critical monthly doses and frequencies. These features seem to… Expand
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