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Headache and Migraine Organizations

National Headache Foundation

The National Headache Foundation exists to enhance the medical treatment of headache. It serves as a resource for people who suffer from headaches, physicians, allied health professionals, and the public.

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Which Drugs Can Keep Me From Getting a Migraine?

There's no relief like stopping a migraine before it happens. Several drugs can help prevent pain. Among your options: Beta-blockers. These relax your blood vessels. You can try as propranolol (Inderal) and metoprolol (Toprol). Calcium channel blockers. These include dilatizem (Cardizem) and verapamil. They reduce the narrowing of your blood vessels. Tricyclic antidepressants. Your doctor may prescribe amitriptyline (Elavil) and nortriptyline (Aventyl, Pamelor). Anticonvulsants...

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American Headache Society

The American Headache Society is a professional society of health care providers dedicated to the study and treatment of headache and face pain.

MAGNUM: The National Migraine Association

Magnum: Migraine Awareness Group: A National Understanding for Migraineurs, was created to raise awareness of migraines as a neurological disease.

WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by David T. Derrer, MD on December 06, 2013

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