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A 26-year-old female asked:

Are triptans still safe if i don't get headaches with my migraines? i get cognitive, vision, and balance problems, numbness, and sometimes paralysis.

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Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology 36 years experience
Triptan medications: should be avoided with complicated migraine or acephalgic variants. I recommend anticonvulsants / magnesium and a good neuro work up.

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Last updated May 3, 2016

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