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Migraine Prevention (Migraine Prophylaxis) Medications

Definition of Migraine Prevention:

Measures taken to prevent migraine headaches, a type of headache that some people get repeatedly over time.

Drugs (by generic name) associated with Migraine Prevention

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Migraine Prevention. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

Drug Name DownUp(View by: Brand | Generic ) Reviews Ratings DownUp
olmesartan systemic (Pro, More...)
class: angiotensin receptor blockers
2 reviews
   
9.5
amlodipine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: calcium channel blocking agents
20 reviews
   
9.4
lisinopril systemic (Pro, More...)
class: angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors
13 reviews
   
9.4
metoprolol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: cardioselective beta blockers
6 reviews
   
9.3
baclofen systemic (Pro, More...)
class: skeletal muscle relaxants
9 reviews
   
8.6
valproic acid systemic (Pro, More...)
class: fatty acid derivative anticonvulsants
2 reviews
   
8.5
nortriptyline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: tricyclic antidepressants
110 reviews
   
8.4
onabotulinumtoxinA systemic (Pro, More...)
class: skeletal muscle relaxants
43 reviews
   
8.2
nadolol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: non-cardioselective beta blockers
12 reviews
   
8.1
amitriptyline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: tricyclic antidepressants
179 reviews
   
8.0
propranolol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: group II antiarrhythmics, non-cardioselective beta blockers
96 reviews
   
8.0
lamotrigine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: triazine anticonvulsants
4 reviews
   
8.0
clonazepam systemic (Pro, More...)
class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines
15 reviews
   
7.8
atenolol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: cardioselective beta blockers
14 reviews
   
7.6
clonidine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antiadrenergic agents, centrally acting
3 reviews
   
7.6
zonisamide systemic (Pro, More...)
class: carbonic anhydrase inhibitor anticonvulsants
16 reviews
   
7.3
verapamil systemic (Pro, More...)
class: calcium channel blocking agents, group IV antiarrhythmics
35 reviews
   
7.2
pregabalin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: gamma-aminobutyric acid analogs
8 reviews
   
7.1
phenelzine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: monoamine oxidase inhibitors
2 reviews
   
7.0
riboflavin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: vitamins
3 reviews
   
6.8
bupropion systemic (Pro, More...)
class: miscellaneous antidepressants, smoking cessation agents
2 reviews
   
6.6
topiramate systemic (Pro, More...)
class: carbonic anhydrase inhibitor anticonvulsants
305 reviews
   
6.5
divalproex sodium systemic (Pro, More...)
class: fatty acid derivative anticonvulsants
51 reviews
   
6.3
candesartan systemic (Pro, More...)
class: angiotensin receptor blockers
1 review
   
1.0
timolol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: non-cardioselective beta blockers
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nifedipine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: calcium channel blocking agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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captopril systemic (Pro, More...)
class: angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors
0 reviewsNot rated
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acebutolol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: cardioselective beta blockers, group II antiarrhythmics
0 reviewsNot rated
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nimodipine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: calcium channel blocking agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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Alternative treatments for Migraine Prevention

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Migraine Prevention. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Migraine Prevention.

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