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Antiepileptic Drugs in Patients With Migraine Headaches 

Antiepileptic Drugs in Patients With Migraine Headaches
Antiepileptic Drugs in Patients With Migraine Headaches

Ali A. Asadi-Pooya

and Michael R. Sperling

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date: 11 August 2020

Two disorders are comorbid if they occur in the same person more frequently than by chance alone. Migraine and epilepsy appear to be comorbid. Migraine and epilepsy share several clinical features and may share some common pathophysiological mechanisms. Some antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) are effective in reducing migraine frequency.

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