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Diclofenac with or without an antiemetic for acute migraine headaches in adults.

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BACKGROUND: Migraine is a common, disabling condition and a burden for the individual, health services and society. Many sufferers choose not to, or are unable to, seek professional help and rely on over-the-counter (OTC) analgesics. Diclofenac is an established analgesic, and new formulations using the potassium or epolamine salts, which can be dissolved in water, have been developed for rapid absorption, which may be beneficial in acute migraine. Co-therapy with an antiemetic should help to...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
Journal:
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
Volume:
2
Issue:
2
Pages:
CD008783
Publication date:
2012
DOI:
EISSN:
1469-493X
ISSN:
1469-493X
URN:
uuid:8d9aff6c-bc62-423e-b52f-19cb0f098976
Source identifiers:
270816
Local pid:
pubs:270816

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