Triptans for migraine: Yay! and Boo!

So the most effective tool against a migraine in progress is a triptan. It just is. But not everyone can take them. And for some people, they actually don't do a thing. But for those of us that they actually do work for and can take them they are the most effective tool. If you … Continue reading Triptans for migraine: Yay! and Boo!

Migraine Patients Skip Triptans in 40% of Attacks

This is a blog post in response to a study looking into triptan non-compliance. As in why do those silly migraineurs just not take a triptan as soon as they get a migraine like they are told? The Daily Headache: Why People Don’t Take Triptans for Every Migraine Attack Medscape article:  "Thomas N. Ward, MD, … Continue reading Migraine Patients Skip Triptans in 40% of Attacks