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Low-dose aspirin for migraine prophylaxis.

Abstract:

The Physicians' Health Study is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial that studied low-dose aspirin (325 mg every other day) therapy among 22,071 US male physicians aged 40 to 84 years. Annual follow-up questionnaires requested information on the occurrence of numerous medical conditions including migraine. At the end of 60 months, morbidity follow-up was 99.7% complete, and the reported consumption of aspirin or other platelet-active drugs was 86% in the aspirin group and 14% ...

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Publisher copy:
10.1001/jama.264.13.1711

Authors


Buring, JE More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
Hennekens, CH More by this author
Journal:
JAMA
Volume:
264
Issue:
13
Pages:
1711-1713
Publication date:
1990-10-05
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EISSN:
1538-3598
ISSN:
0098-7484
URN:
uuid:244add1c-d880-4214-8c19-7fce20d278a8
Source identifiers:
43472
Local pid:
pubs:43472

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