When something harmful or irritating affects a part of our body, there is a biological response to try to remove it. Inflammation can be uncomfortable, but it means that the body is starting to heal itself.
January 21, 2020
Migraine attacks may be common, but can be very painful. A person who suffers from migraine attacks can experience multiple attacks through the years. Each attack can last anywhere between 4 to 12 hours, with some attacks shorter or longer.
While it is still unclear what exactly causes migraines, there are ways to reduce both frequency and severity of your attacks:
TREATMENTTo effectively treat a migraine attack, your doctor may instruct you to take any of the following medications as soon as you experience early signs or symptoms:
Resting or sleeping in a dark room, along with medication, can also help alleviate pain.
Before settling on a treatment program, it is important to speak to your doctor to ensure that the medications prescribed are recommended for your individual needs. Speak to your doctor if symptoms persist and/or if you feel your prescribed regimen is not working for you.