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What is the best medication to treat my migraine pain? is there any one medication that works better than others for migraine headaches?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Everyone different: To stop headaches, most doctors would recommend triptans (such as frova, relpax, (eletriptan) maxalt, zomig, etc.), but ergotamines are also of value. Maybe best to prevent and could use botox, depakote, topirimate, beta-blockers, but also might consider otc items such as butterbur, riboflavin, coq-10, feverfew, magnesium.

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