The Use of Triptans for Pediatric Migraines

@article{Eiland2010TheUO,
  title={The Use of Triptans for Pediatric Migraines},
  author={Lea S Eiland and Melissa Hunt},
  journal={Pediatric Drugs},
  year={2010},
  volume={12},
  pages={379-389}
}
  • Lea S Eiland, Melissa Hunt
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • Pediatric Drugs
  • Migraine headaches frequently occur in the pediatric population, with a prevalence of 3% in children 2–7 years of age, 4–11% in children 7–11 years of age, and 8–23% in children 11 years of age and older. Migraine without aura is more than twice as common as migraine with aura in children. Headaches are the third leading cause of emergency room referrals and rank in the top five health problems of children. The 2004 American Academy of Neurology’s treatment parameter for migraine in children… CONTINUE READING
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