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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Assessment of acute medications for migraine7

Established efficacyaProbably effective
TriptansErgotamine and other forms of DHE
Ergotamine derivativesNSAIDs: ketoprofen, IV and IM ketorolac, flurbiprofen
NSAIDs: aspirin, diclofenac, ibuprofen, naproxenIV magnesiuma
Opioids: butorphanolcIsometheptene-containing compounds
Combination medicationsCombinations: codeine/acetaminophen, tramadol/acetaminophenb
Antimetics: prochlorperazine, promethazine, droperidol, chlorpromazine, metoclopramide

DHE = dihydroergotamine; NSAIDs = nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs; IV = intravenous; IM = intramuscular

Consider single-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation, noninvasive vagus nerve stimulation, or electrical trigeminal nerve stimulation in patients

who prefer nondrug treatments of in whom drug treatment is ineffective, intolerable, or contraindicated.

In migraine with aura.

Use is not recommended.

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