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Questions and Answers 

Questions and Answers
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Questions and Answers
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Kelly D. Flemming

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10.1093/med/9780190244927.003.0063
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date: 17 October 2019

IX.1. Which of the following is a basic principle to be considered when prescribing an acute migraine medication?

a. Treat late in the attack

b. Use the correct dose and formulation

c. Limit use of the medication to 5 days weekly

d. If the patient has early or severe nausea and vomiting, if the patient wakes up with migraine, or if severe migraine develops rapidly, always use an oral medication...

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