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Helping manage migraine in the pharmacy

Helping manage migraine in the pharmacy

From this CPD module on managing migraine you will learn about:
  • The impact migraine can have on your patients
  • Its causes, triggers and symptoms
  • The safe and effective use of recommended migraine treatments
  • Cautions you should provide to patients about medication overuse headache

Download this module - this includes the 5 minute test - here.

Migraine is one of the most common conditions globally, and is believed to affect around 15% of the world’s population at some point. The Migraine Trust estimates that 190,000 acute migraines occur every day in the UK. This equates to a large societal and economic impact; for example, the charity calculates that 25 million days of work and school are lost in the UK each year as a result. Patients are significantly affected by

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