Recommendations for the management of migraine in paediatric patients.

  title={Recommendations for the management of migraine in paediatric patients.},
  author={Umberto Balottin and Cristiano Termine},
  journal={Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy},
  volume={8 6},
Migraine is a common and disabling condition in children and adolescents. The complexity of migraine on a pathogenetic and clinical level results from the interaction between biological, psychological and environmental factors. Appropriate management requires an individually tailored strategy giving due consideration to both pharmacological and non-pharmacological measures. Ibuprofen (7.5-10.0 mg/kg) and acetaminophen (15 mg/kg) are safe and effective, and should be considered for symptomatic… CONTINUE READING


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