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    Treating Your Migraine Headache


    Types of Treatment continued...

    Combination painkillers. Acetaminophen, aspirin, and caffeine combined into one pill are a safe option for people with blood vessel problems. And you don't need a prescription for it.

    Corticosteroids. Studies show that people who have hard-to-treat headaches, a history of recurring headaches, or status migrainosus -- a severe type of migraine -- can benefit from taking the steroid prednisone.

    Anti-nausea medications. In addition to curbing nausea, these drugs may also help you absorb your pain medication. 

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    Reviewed on January 10, 2016
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