Preventive Pharmacologic Treatments for Episodic Migraine in Adults

  title={Preventive Pharmacologic Treatments for Episodic Migraine in Adults},
  author={MS Tatyana A. Shamliyan and Jae-Young Choi and Rema Ramakrishnan Mph and PT MphJenniferBiggsMiller and PhD Shi-Yi Wang and Frederick R. Taylor and Robert L. Kane},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
Systematic review of preventive pharmacologic treatments for community-dwelling adults with episodic migraine. Electronic databases through May 20, 2012. English-language randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of preventive drugs compared to placebo or active treatments examining rates of ≥50 % reduction in monthly migraine frequency or improvement in quality of life. We assessed risk of bias and strength of evidence and conducted random effects meta-analyses of absolute risk differences and… CONTINUE READING
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