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Migraine Headache Treatment

1. Treat Symptoms

  • Have the person rest in a cool, dark room.
  • Apply a cool compress or ice pack to the painful area.

2. When to Seek Medical Help

3. Follow Up

If you seek medical help:

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Reviewed by Scott Keller, MD on November 17, 2013

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