Monthly Archives: October 2017

Migraine sufferer … you can make a difference in the development of an investigational drug

As a volunteer for our migraine studies, you can enjoy benefits such as … Be a part of cutting edge of migraine science Gain insight and become your own expert. Help find a potential treatment that will help migraine sufferers … Continue reading

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Nausea Associated with Migraines Represents a Significant Unmet Treatment Need

Migraine-associated nausea represents a significant unmet treatment need. There is a need for a new drug that will address not only headache pain but other migraine-associated symptoms, especially nausea. A Clinical trial with medications that represent the current standard of … Continue reading

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Migraine-associated nausea is an Important Target for Treatment

American Migraine Prevalence and Prevention (AMPP) Study” [1] showed: “Among the 6488 respondents with episodic migraine, approximately half (49.5%) reported high-frequency nausea (i.e., ≥half the time) with headaches. High-frequency nausea was more common in females. Persons with high-frequency nausea, compared with … Continue reading

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Why Migraineurs have nausea even when not experiencing migraine

“Migraineurs may have delayed gastric emptying even when not experiencing migraine, and gastric stasis occurs during migraine attacks. Aurora, S et al

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24-Hour Distribution of Migraine Attacks

Migraine attacks tend to recur in a harmonic 24-hour cyclic manner with a peak around the middle of the day. (Alstadhaug et al., 2007. 24-hour distribution of migraine attacks. Headache 48:95-100)  

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