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HA Abortive Meds 1


ibuprofen (Motrin) Analgesic - NSAIDS - Abortive - Assess for bleeding/ coagulations issues
naproxen Na (Aleve) Analgesic - NSAIDS - Abortive - Assess for bleeding/ coagulations issues
Excedrin migrane Analgesic - OTC - Abortive acetaminophen & caffine Assess for toxicity
Fioricet Analgesic - Other - Abortive (Mostly used for Tension HA) butabital, acetaminophen & caffine Assess for Addiction, over use rebound
Sumatriptan (Imitrex) Triptan Prep - Abortive (Vasoconstrictive effect)
Zolmitriptan (Zomig) Triptan Prep - Abortive (Vasoconstrictive effect)
Ergotamine tartrate w/ caffeine (Cafergot) Ergotamine - Abortive (sublingual, oral, suppository, inhalation, IM, IV e.g.)
Dihydroergotamine mesylate DHE (Migranal) Ergotamine - Abortive (nasal, IM, IV e.g.)
Propanolol (Inderal) Beta-adrengeric Blocker Prophylactic/Preventative
Nifedipine (Procardia) Calcium Channel Blocker Prophylactic/Preventative
Imipramine (Tofranil) Tricyclic Antidepressants Prophylactic/Preventative
Topiramate (Topamax) Antiseizure Drugs Prophylactic/Preventative
Valproic Acid (Depakote) Antiseizure Drugs Prophylactic/Preventative
OnabotulinimtoxinA (Botox) Chronic Migraine Prophylactic/Preventative equal to 15 days/month for 4 hours
Prochlorperazine (Compazine) Antiemetic Prophylactic/Preventative
Metoclopramide (Reglan) Antiemetic Prophylactic/Preventative
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