Treatment of migraine: update on new therapies.

  title={Treatment of migraine: update on new therapies.},
  author={Delphine Magis and Jean Schoenen},
  journal={Current opinion in neurology},
  volume={24 3},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW This review provides a comprehensive selection of the latest clinical trial results in antimigraine treatment. RECENT FINDINGS The oral calcitonine gene-related peptide antagonist telcagepant is efficacious in acute treatment. Compared to triptans, its efficacy is almost comparable but its tolerance is superior. The same is true for the 5HT-1F agonist lasmiditan, another agent devoid of vascular effects. Triptans, as other drugs, are more efficient if taken early but… CONTINUE READING


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