Is it effective to take verapamil for migraine prevention?

If have chronic type. There r certain medications that may be very helpful to prevent migraine; if ha occurs 10-15 / month, its chronic. Beta-blockers (eg propranolol), calcium channel blocker (eg verapamil), tricyclics (amitriptylline), nsaid's (naproxen) may work. Avoid triggers ( wines, aged cheeses, loud noise, some weathers, uri's, fatigue, stressful confrontations) may all help prevent. Force a smile, again, agai.

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Could taking verapamil 120mg for 2 days in a row for migraine prevention and then stopping cause heart damage?

Verapamil - all gone. Verapamils onset of action is 1–2 hours after oral dosage. Given the half-life for chronic doses is 5–12 hours its should be out of your system and not a cause for worry. Read more...
Verapamil. Taking and then stopping verapamil will not cause heart damage. However, you should have a discussion with your doctor before starting or stopping any medications. Read more...