What are complications of migraine headache?

Updated: Oct 21, 2019
  • Author: Jasvinder Chawla, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Helmi L Lutsep, MD  more...
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Answer

Complications of migraine include the following:

  • Chronic migraine

  • Migraine-triggered seizures

  • Migrainous infarction (stroke with migraine)

  • Persistent aura (eg, 30–60 minutes) without infarction


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