The effectiveness of combined oral lysine acetylsalicylate and metoclopramide compared with oral sumatriptan for migraine.

@article{TfeltHansen1995TheEO,
  title={The effectiveness of combined oral lysine acetylsalicylate and metoclopramide compared with oral sumatriptan for migraine.},
  author={Peer Carsten Tfelt-Hansen and P. G. Henry and Laus J M M Mulder and R G Scheldewaert and Jean Schoenen and Guy Chazot},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={1995},
  volume={346 8980},
  pages={923-6}
}
Aspirin is commonly used to treat migraine attacks, although sumatriptan, a much more expensive treatment, is also effective. We compared a combination of lysine acetylsalicylate (equivalent to 900 mg aspirin) and 10 mg metoclopramide (LAS+MTC) with oral sumatriptan (100 mg) and placebo in 421 patients with migraine. LAS+MTC was as effective as sumatriptan… CONTINUE READING