medication-overuse headache

medication-overuse headache

chronic headache resultant from frequent analgesic use, a withdrawal-like symptom, formerly defined as drug-induced headache.
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However, the exact whole brainstem structural changes in vivo have not yet been identified in medication-overuse headache (MOH) transformed from migraine.
Medication-overuse headache: 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.
Medication-overuse headache (MOH) was first defined by the International Headache Society (IHS) in 2004.
Medication-overuse headache: similarities with drug addiction.Trends in pharmacological sciences26(2): p.
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.
Medication-overuse headache in China: Clinical profile, and an evaluation of the ICHD-3 beta diagnostic criteria.
* Guard against medication-overuse headache (rebound or druginduced headache)