headache
HEADACHE
Headache is a very common problem presenting to primary care physicians and neurologists.
Most headaches are diagnosed based on the history & physical exam w/ no imaging or laboratory examination necessary.
Other types of headaches such as secondary headaches may require further evaluation & referral to a specialist.

Headache Drug Information

Drug Information
Pasurta
erenumab

Indication: Migraine prophylaxis in adults.

Indication: Depression including depression w/ associated anxiety. Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) including long-term ...

Indication: Prophylaxis of migraine w/ or w/o aura. Symptomatic treatment of vestibular vertigo, due to a diagnosed functi...

Indication: Maintenance therapy for symptoms of cerebrovascular origins, labyrinthine & peripheral-circulatory disorde...

Indication: Monotherapy in patients w/ newly diagnosed epilepsy or for conversion to monotherapy in patients w/ epilepsy. ...

Dosage: HTN 50-100 mg daily as single dose. Arrhythmia Oral maintenance: 50-100 mg daily as single dose. Angina 50 mg

Indication: Inflammatory & degenerative forms of rheumatism: RA, juvenile RA, ankylosing spondylitis, OA & spondyl...

Indication: Symptomatic treatment of nausea & vertigo due to Meniere's disease & other labyrinthine disturbances, ...

Indication: Relief of fever associated w/ cold & flu, pain eg, teething, toothache, earache, sore throat, headache, mi...

Indication: Relief of fever & mild to moderate pain including headache, dental pain, post-op pain, dysmenorrhoea; musc...

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