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Cause of classic migraine

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Specializes in Family Medicine
Lots: Avoid triggers. Take meds at first sign of headache. Nsaids or tryptans work well.See your personal provider for further evaluation.
Dr. Julian Bragg
Neurology 17 years experience
First, avoid trigger: The first thing to do is see if there are any triggers (sleep deprivation, dehydration, specific foods) that you can avoid- many people are able to co... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
OTC remedy: Try otc (over the counter) remedies first (e.g. Extra strength tylenol), avoid triggers, if applicable (e.g. Noise, light, etc...) are some basic step... Read More
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Be seen: There are many effective treatments for migraines. Often, by successfully treating a migraine, you are more likely to not have a recurrence. Convers... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
See below: The classic migraine or migraine with aura is less prevalent than the common migraine. Approximately only 15% of patients exclusively have this type o... Read More
Dr. Steven Bender
Dentistry 35 years experience
Migraine with aura: Migraine with aura is sometimes termed classic migraine while migraine without aura is often called common migraine. Aura is usually a visual phenomen... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Be seen: There are many medications called triptans, including imitrex, (sumatriptan) maxalt, and others. Be seen and diagnosed, and your doctor can prescribe... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
It happens: •migraine fatigue impacts some 70 percent to 84 percent of migraine sufferers, according to studies •fatigue can trigger migraines •fatigue can acco... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
Neurology 33 years experience
Language affected: It is thought that over 50% of migraineurs with aura exhibit signs or symptoms of difficulty with some aspect of language during attacks. You need to... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Migraine: is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. Unilateral throbbing headache, dizziness, partial blackout, weakness, dysesthesia, visual disturbances n... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Meskath Uddin
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
See below: Migraine is caused by episodic and temporary changes in brain blood vessels triggered by multiple factors called triggered factors. Trigger factors co... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: Migraines can cause many stranges symptoms, but if ant symptom fails to resolve, you should seek medical attention.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
Phlebology 29 years experience
Great question : We dont know. There are genetic and environmental factor that make them more likely but we don't full understand the cause.

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