The Efficacy of Propofol vs. Subcutaneous Sumatriptan for Treatment of Acute Migraine Headaches in the Emergency Department: A Double-Blinded Clinical Trial.

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BACKGROUND In this double-blinded, randomized trial, we hypothesized that propofol is as effective as sumatriptan in treating acute migraine headaches, with better control of nausea and vomiting, and fewer side effects. METHODS Ninety cases of acute migraine attack admitted to the emergency department were randomly allocated into two treatment groups: (1… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/papr.12230

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@article{Moshtaghion2015TheEO, title={The Efficacy of Propofol vs. Subcutaneous Sumatriptan for Treatment of Acute Migraine Headaches in the Emergency Department: A Double-Blinded Clinical Trial.}, author={Hossein Moshtaghion and Najmeh Heiranizadeh and Abolghasem Rahimdel and Alireza Esmaeili and Hamidreza Hashemian and Seyedhossein Hekmatimoghaddam}, journal={Pain practice : the official journal of World Institute of Pain}, year={2015}, volume={15 8}, pages={701-5} }