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A 41-year-old member asked:

Is it normal for a migraine to last longer than 3 days & no relief from otc meds?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Geriatrics 41 years experience
Go to an ER ?: Go to urgent care or emergency room so they can treat you with intravenous medicines. Migraines may last several days but they are very stressful.
Dr. William Austen
28 years experience
It can happen: Migraines lasting days can happen. However, you must be under the care of a neurologist and rule out other serious problems.

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