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Migraine Medications

Definition of Migraine:

Migraine headaches are a type of headache that some people get repeatedly over time. Migraines are different from other headaches because they occur with symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, or sensitivity to light.

Some people who get migraines have warning symptoms, called an aura, before the actual headache begins. Most people, however, do not have such warning symptoms.

Drugs associated with Migraine

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

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Alsuma (Pro, More...)
generic name: sumatriptan class: antimigraine agents
1 review
   
10
Amerge (Pro, More...)
generic name: naratriptan class: antimigraine agents
16 reviews
   
9.2
Anacin Advanced Headache Formula (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
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Antiflex (More...)
generic name: orphenadrine class: skeletal muscle relaxants
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Axert (Pro, More...)
generic name: almotriptan class: antimigraine agents
22 reviews
   
9.0
Backaid Inflammatory Pain Formula (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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Botox (Pro, More...)
generic name: onabotulinumtoxinA class: skeletal muscle relaxants
4 reviews
   
8.0
Butalbital Compound (More...)
generic name: aspirin/butalbital/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
6 reviews
   
8.2
Cafatine (More...)
generic name: caffeine/ergotamine class: antimigraine agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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Cafergot (Pro, More...)
generic name: caffeine/ergotamine class: antimigraine agents
7 reviews
   
8.6
Cafetrate (More...)
generic name: caffeine/ergotamine class: antimigraine agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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Cambia (Pro, More...)
generic name: diclofenac class: nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
12 reviews
   
9.3
D.H.E. 45 (Pro, More...)
generic name: dihydroergotamine class: antimigraine agents
4 reviews
   
7.3
Ercaf (More...)
generic name: caffeine/ergotamine class: antimigraine agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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Ergomar (Pro, More...)
generic name: ergotamine class: antimigraine agents
1 review
   
9.0
Excedrin (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
4 reviews
   
7.5
Excedrin Extra Strength (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
4 reviews
   
7.5
Excedrin Migraine (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
44 reviews
   
7.4
Farbital (More...)
generic name: aspirin/butalbital/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
0 reviews
   
10
Fiorinal (More...)
generic name: aspirin/butalbital/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
30 reviews
   
8.7
Fiormor (More...)
generic name: aspirin/butalbital/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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Fiortal (More...)
generic name: aspirin/butalbital/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
0 reviews
   
9.5
Fortabs (More...)
generic name: aspirin/butalbital/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
0 reviews
   
5.5
Frova (Pro, More...)
generic name: frovatriptan class: antimigraine agents
28 reviews
   
9.0
Genace (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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Goody's Extra Strength (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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Goody's Extra-Strength Headache Powders (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
2 reviews
   
7.5
Goody's Headache Powders (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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Imitrex (Pro, More...)
generic name: sumatriptan class: antimigraine agents
89 reviews
   
8.0
Imitrex Nasal (More...)
generic name: sumatriptan class: antimigraine agents
1 review
   
9.8
Imitrex Statdose (More...)
generic name: sumatriptan class: antimigraine agents
9 reviews
   
9.0
Laniroif (More...)
generic name: aspirin/butalbital/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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Levacet (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine/salicylamide class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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Maxalt (Pro, More...)
generic name: rizatriptan class: antimigraine agents
71 reviews
   
8.8
Maxalt-MLT (Pro, More...)
generic name: rizatriptan class: antimigraine agents
49 reviews
   
9.1
Methergine (More...)
generic name: methylergonovine class: uterotonic agents
4 reviews
   
7.8
Migergot (Pro, More...)
generic name: caffeine/ergotamine class: antimigraine agents
6 reviews
   
10
Migranal (More...)
generic name: dihydroergotamine class: antimigraine agents
13 reviews
   
7.9
Mio-Rel (More...)
generic name: orphenadrine class: skeletal muscle relaxants
0 reviewsNot rated
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Norflex (Pro, More...)
generic name: orphenadrine class: skeletal muscle relaxants
1 review
   
4.0
Orfro (More...)
generic name: orphenadrine class: skeletal muscle relaxants
0 reviewsNot rated
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Orphenate (More...)
generic name: orphenadrine class: skeletal muscle relaxants
0 reviewsNot rated
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Painaid (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine/salicylamide class: analgesic combinations
0 reviews
   
9.0
Periactin (More...)
generic name: cyproheptadine class: antihistamines
12 reviews
   
8.2
Reglan (Pro, More...)
generic name: metoclopramide class: GI stimulants, miscellaneous antiemetics
21 reviews
   
6.7
Relpax (Pro, More...)
generic name: eletriptan class: antimigraine agents
91 reviews
   
8.9
Sumavel DosePro (Pro, More...)
generic name: sumatriptan class: antimigraine agents
27 reviews
   
8.9
Supac (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
0 reviews
   
7.0
Treximet (Pro, More...)
generic name: naproxen/sumatriptan class: antimigraine agents
74 reviews
   
9.0
Vanquish (More...)
generic name: acetaminophen/aspirin/caffeine class: analgesic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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Wigraine (More...)
generic name: caffeine/ergotamine class: antimigraine agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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Zecuity (More...)
generic name: sumatriptan class: antimigraine agents
0 reviewsNot rated
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Zomig (Pro, More...)
generic name: zolmitriptan class: antimigraine agents
42 reviews
   
7.9
Zomig-ZMT (More...)
generic name: zolmitriptan class: antimigraine agents
11 reviews
   
8.2

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Alternative treatments for Migraine

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Migraine. 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.

Topics under Migraine

Learn more about Migraine

Synonym(s): Basilar Artery Migraine; Basilar-Type Migraine; Complicated Migraine; Hemiplegic Migraine; Migraine Headache

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