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A 53-year-old male asked:

I get migraine aura no headache gp gave alevil10mg made me tired gp changed to triptans leaflet say "dont take in aura stage" but i want to stop aura?

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Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Triptan: You should be able to take this in the "aura" phase. Idea is to take it at first sign of a migraine and you can continue to take NSAID such as ibuprofen with the triptan. Hope this helps. Migraines are not fun!

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