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Primary Headache Disorders Summary

Description: Conditions in which the primary symptom is HEADACHE and the headache cannot be attributed to any known causes.

Also Known As: Headache Disorders, Primary; Alarm Clock Headache; Benign Cough Headache; Benign Exertional Headache; Cough Headache Show All >>

Networked: 158 relevant articles (13 outcomes, 12 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Primary Headache Disorders

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Indomethacin (Indometacin) : 6 outcomes 2 studies in 41 results : FDA 56 Generic
  2. Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum Toxin) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 2 results : IBA
  3. Melatonin : 2 outcomes in 5 results : IBA
  4. Oxygen : 2 outcomes in 4 results : IBA
  5. Memantine (Namenda) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 12
  6. Baclofen : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 31 Generic
  7. tizanidine (Zanaflex) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 15 Generic
  8. Tryptamines (Triptans) : 1 outcome in 5 results : IBA
  9. Lithium : 1 outcome in 5 results : IBA
  10. topiramate (Topamax) : 1 outcome in 3 results : FDA 28 Generic
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Diseases Related to Primary Headache Disorders

  1. Headache (Headaches)
  2. Migraine Disorders (Migraine)
  3. Pain (Aches)
  4. Cluster Headache (Cluster Headaches)
  5. Paroxysmal Hemicrania (Chronic Paroxysmal Hemicrania)
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Key Therapies for Primary Headache Disorders

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  1. Vagus Nerve Stimulation : 1 outcome in 1 result
  2. Music Therapy : 1 study in 1 result
  3. Injections : 3 results
  4. Chinese Traditional Medicine (Traditional Chinese Medicine) : 2 results
  5. Catheters : 1 result
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