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Migraine Headache

Migraines affect almost 30 million Americans - most often women between age 20 to 45. It's the most common form of debilitating headache that sends patients to see their doctors.

Get the Treatment You Need

We offer both preventive and acute treatments specific to your migraine needs. All medications are FDA-approved.

Preventive Treatments
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Preventive treatments are medications you can take on a regular basis to reduce migraine frequency, severity, and headache-related distress. Preventive care may also improve your quality of life and help avoid the progression to chronic migraines.

  • Topiramate
  • Propranolol
  • Timolol
Acute Treatments
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Acute treatments are medications you can take to relieve migraine pain immediately. Over-the-counter medications like Acetaminophen and NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) can help relieve pain, but for more severe migraines, we offer prescription treatments.

  • Sumatriptan (generic for Imitrex)

    Prescription strength medications can offer long-lasting relief.

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    Learn About Migraines

    Do you have migraines? What triggers migraines and when do they happen? Follow tips from our Alpha Providers.

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    • Dull, deep, steady headache when moderate
    • Intense, throbbing pain when severe
    • Discomfort on one or both sides of the head
    • Nausea and vomiting
    • Sensitivity to light and noise
    • Stuffiness, runny nose, or teary eyes
    • Temporary aura symptoms including flashing lights, bright spots, or changes in vision
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    • Stress and worry
    • Menstrual periods and birth control pills
    • Physical exertion, fatigue, lack of sleep, hunger
    • Head trauma, surgery, illness
    • Certain foods or drinks that contain chemicals such as nitrates, glutamate, aspartate, and tyramine
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    Menstrual Migraines

    Menstrual migraines occur around the beginning of a woman's menstrual period, but may also strike at other times during the month. Menstrual migraines tend to be longer lasting, more severe and more resistant to treatment than other types of migraine.

    Get help with menstrual migraines from the experts in women's healthcare.

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    Describe Your Symptoms

    Answer questions about your health condition online.

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    Connect with a Medical Provider

    A medical provider will review your responses and send an appropriate treatment plan. Your care is evidence-based and personalized at every visit.

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    Get Whole-person Care

    Your care team will respond to any questions through our secure messaging platform and you can get medication at your preferred pharmacy.

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