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Prescription, Over-the Counter, and Alternative Headache Treatments


Numerous treatments exist for migraines and headaches, and not all treatments are created equally. Some are specific for migraines, while others may work in a variety of cases.
  1. Overview of Treatment Options
  2. Alternative Treatment Choices
  3. Treatment in Special Cases

Overview of Treatment Options

Have you ever stood in the pharmacy, confused by all of the "pain relievers" available? Do you feel like your health care practitioner has too many options to consider? Understanding all that is available is a daunting task, but you can read more here to start learning about treatments one at a time.

Alternative Treatment Choices

Not all headache treatments need to be medications, prescription or over-the-counter. In fact, a number of treatment approaches are considered natural or alternative. Because as many ineffective alternative treatments are available as effective ones, it makes sense to read more about your options.

Treatment in Special Cases

There are times with the typical or normal headache treatments aren't safe or effective. If you fall into one of these categories, you will want to know which treatments are available and preferable for treating your headaches.

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