Topiramate: the evidence for its therapeutic value in the prevention of migraine

@inproceedings{Nadin2005TopiramateTE,
  title={Topiramate: the evidence for its therapeutic value in the prevention of migraine},
  author={Carole Nadin},
  booktitle={Core evidence},
  year={2005}
}
INTRODUCTION Preventive therapy is recommended in patients with migraines frequent and/or severe enough to interfere with daily life, and/or with an inadequate response to acute therapy (26-43% of patients with migraine in a recent US survey). Preventive treatments include beta blockers, amitriptyline, and antiepileptics (sodium valproate, gabapentin), but these may have significant adverse effects and are contraindicated in some patients. Topiramate is an antiepileptic recently approved for… CONTINUE READING

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