However, the exact whole brainstem structural changes in vivo have not yet been identified in medication-overuse headache
(MOH) transformed from migraine.
: similarities with drug addiction.
This is known as a painkiller or medication-overuse headache
. These will usually get better within a few weeks once you stop taking the painkillers that are causing it, although your pain may get worse for a few days before it starts to improve.
(MOH) was first defined by the International Headache Society (IHS) in 2004.
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The International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd Edition (ICHD-II)--revision of criteria for 8.2 Medication-overuse headache
[puNished correction appears in Cephalalgia.
Too much medication can cause medication-overuse headache
," he said.
However, taking these medicines for more than 10 or 15 days a month can cause medication-overuse headache
, which is a disabling and preventable disorder.
This is a serious concern that may lead to medication-overuse headache
or chronic daily headache.
"And patients who don't take their medication or who overuse symptomatic medications can aggravate their headache, create a pattern of medication-overuse headache
, or transform an episodic headache into a chronic daily headache," said Dr.
in China: Clinical profile, and an evaluation of the ICHD-3 beta diagnostic criteria.
* Guard against medication-overuse headache
(rebound or druginduced headache)