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Secondary Headache Disorders Summary

Description: Conditions with HEADACHE symptom that can be attributed to a variety of causes including BRAIN VASCULAR DISORDERS; WOUNDS AND INJURIES; INFECTION; drug use or its withdrawal.

Also Known As: Headache Disorders, Secondary; Analgesic Rebound Headache; Analgesic Overuse Headaches; Analgesic Rebound Headaches; Disorder, Secondary Headache Show All >>

Networked: 14 relevant articles (1 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Secondary Headache Disorders

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Analgesics (Analgesic Drugs) : 1 outcome in 5 results : IBA
  2. Amitriptyline (Elavil) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 198 Generic
  3. Ergotamine (Ergotamine Tartrate) : 1 study in 3 results : FDA 11 Generic
  4. Glutamic Acid (Glutamate) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 7
  5. Neurotransmitter Agents (Neurotransmitter) : 1 result : IBA
  6. Tryptamines (Triptans) : 1 result : IBA
  7. Codeine (Codeine Phosphate) : 1 result : FDA 154 Generic
  8. Carbon Monoxide : 1 result : IBA
  9. Caffeine (No Doz) : 1 result : FDA 88 Generic
  10. Opioid Analgesics (Opioids) : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Secondary Headache Disorders

  1. Headache (Headaches)
  2. Headache Disorders (Headache Syndromes)
  3. Tension-Type Headache (Tension Headache)
  4. Pain (Aches)
  5. Migraine Disorders (Migraine)

Key Therapies for Secondary Headache Disorders

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 result

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