Home Remedy for Migraine

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Migraine : Home Remedy

 

What is Migraine?

 

  • Migraine is a primary headache disorder characterized by recurrent headaches that are moderate to severe.
  • Migraine is a condition that is characterized by bouts of severe, throbbing and pulsating headaches, usually on one side of the head or in rare cases both sides.Associated symptoms may include nausea, vomiting, and sensitivity to light, sound, or smell. The pain is generally made worse by physical activity. Up to one-third of people have an aura: typically a short period of visual disturbance which signals that the headache will soon occur.

 

Symptoms Of Migraine

    • Light headache
    • Irritation and anxiety
    • Aversion to food, sound and light
    • Difficulty falling asleep
    • Fatigue and tiredness
    • Difficulty in concentrating

 

Home Remedy For Migraine

 

Chamomile Tea

Regularly drinking chamomile tea can also help prevent the problem.

 

Ginger

Drink ginger tea a few times throughout the day until you get relief. Make sure to drink it at the onset of your headache.Simply chewing on a piece of raw ginger root will also help treat the problem and relieve symptoms like nausea and digestive distress.

 

Peppermint

Fresh peppermint

Peppermint has an antispasmodic and calming effect. A study published in the International Journal of Neuroscience in 2008 found that the fragrance of this herb induces the feeling associated with headache relief.

Simply drink peppermint tea sweetened with honey. Repeat as needed.

 

Apple Cider Vinegar

apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar helps reduce migraines.

A glass of water, add one tablespoon apple cider vinegar and add one tablespoon of honey. Drink daily to treat migraines.

 

Ice Pack

This is most popular home remedy to get rid of tension as well as migraine headaches.

Wrap a few ice cubes in a clean towel and place it on your forehead or the back of your neck for 15 minutes. Repeat as needed. You can also try alternating hot and cold compresses as needed.

 

 

Other Treatment

 

Medication

A general introduction to the use of medicines in treating migraine

 

Acute medicines

 

Taken when an attack occurs to treat the symptoms

 

Preventive medicines

 

Also known as prophylactic medication, taken to prevent attacks

 

Evidence-based guidance

Formal guidance on the diagnosis and management of migraine and headache

 

Botox

Botox is a treatment option for adults with chronic migraine

 

 

Single-pulse trans-cranial magnetic stimulation

 

A non-drug option for prevention and acute treatment of migraine

 

 

Trans-cutaneous vagus nerve stimulation

A new device (gammaCore) for treatment of cluster headache and migraine

 

 

Acupuncture

Looks at the evidence, safety and availability of acupuncture

 

Supplements and herbs

We look at the evidence for supplements and herbs used in the management of migraine

 

 

Fever-few

A popular herbal remedy used by people who experience migraine

Methysergide

 

Special information regarding the use of methysergide.

 

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