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A 18-year-old female asked:

i've had migraines since i was 8 but the last few years they have gotten worse from 1 migraine a month to 10 could it be linked to my epilepsy?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Yes: Yes there is an association or comorbidity between epilepsy and migraines.
Dr. Andrew Reeves
Neurology 30 years experience
Also, certain epilepsy meds can worsen migraines (e.g. lamotrigine).
May 22, 2013

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