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How do I prepare for an electroencephalogram test (EEG)?

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Let your doctor know about any medications you're taking before the test.

Wash your hair the night before the test. Don't use hair cream, oils, or spray afterward.

SOURCE: National Migraine Association.

Reviewed by Stephen D. Silberstein on July 17, 2017

SOURCE: National Migraine Association.

Reviewed by Stephen D. Silberstein on July 17, 2017

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