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Related to Basilar migraine: basilar artery, Hemiplegic migraine, Basilar Artery Migraine
  • noun

Synonyms for migraine

a severe recurring vascular headache

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The study randomized 14 children with basilar migraine to 25 mg or 100 mg/day of topiramate.
Sumavel DosePro is contraindicated in patients with: Ischemic coronary artery disease (angina pectoris, history of myocardial infarction, or documented silent ischemia) or coronary artery vasospasm, including Prinzmetal's angina, Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome or arrhythmias associated with other cardiac accessory conduction pathway disorders, History of stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA), Hemiplegic or basilar migraine, Peripheral vascular disease, Ischemic bowel disease, Uncontrolled hypertension, Recent (within 24 hours) use of another 5-HT[sub.
PITTSBURGH -- Topiramate appears to be a good choice for preventing pediatric migraine, including basilar migraine, researchers reported at the annual meeting of the Child Neurology Society.
Migranal Nasal Spray is not intended for the prophylactic therapy of migraine or for the management of hemiplegic or basilar migraine.
As with other triptans, Frova should not be used in patients who have uncontrolled high blood pressure, have heart disease or a history of heart disease, have hemiplegic or basilar migraine, have had a stroke, have blood flow problems, have taken a triptan or ergotamine type medicine in the last 24 hours or have any allergic reaction to the tablet.
The term basilar migraine was changed to basilar-type migraine to reflect the lack of evidence for a role of the basilar artery in its genesis.
MIGRANAL Nasal Spray also should not be given to patients with uncontrolled hypertension, patients who have used 5-HT(1) agonists, ergotamine-containing or ergot-type medications or methysergide within the last 24 hours, or patients with hemiplegic or basilar migraine.