Serotonin receptors and the acute attack of migraine.

  title={Serotonin receptors and the acute attack of migraine.},
  author={Peter J Goadsby},
  journal={Clinical neuroscience},
  volume={5 1},
The development of serotonin (5HT) agonists that have highly specific receptor profiles has fueled the study of 5HT receptor pharmacology and in particular the pharmacology of the 5HT1 sub-class of receptors. The currently accepted classification of 5HT receptors includes seven classes known as 5HT1 through 5HT7 and the class most implicated in migraine… CONTINUE READING