TITLE

New help for migraine sufferers

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Aug97, Vol. 58 Issue 8, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a study in Archives of Neurology, which shows that a nasal spray form of the drug dihydroergotamine mesylate could reduce or eliminate migraine pain in about 30 minutes. Information on the study conducted.
ACCESSION #
9708152887

 

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