I was taking Zomig to treat my migraines for 1 1/2 years. I developed red spots on my legs when I used it and then in a day or two they would go away. I was told it was an allergy to the med. Then I had a major stroke.which landed me in the hospital for 6 days. I was 39 yrs old at the time. I now have a blood clot lodged in my R brain stem. Since I quit using Zomig the red spots have gone away. Has anyone else had the same reaction? Also I was using Dronabinol for another purpose and it not only prevents my migraines but it reduces the severity of an attack.
5 May 2010
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