Which CAM therapy is established as effective for migraine prevention according to AAN and AHS guidelines?

Updated: Oct 21, 2019
  • Author: Jasvinder Chawla, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Helmi L Lutsep, MD  more...
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The American Academy of Neurology and the American Headache Society also released guidelines regarding the use of NSAIDs and complementary treatments in preventing episodic migraine. [151]

The following therapy is established as effective and should be offered for migraine prevention (level A recommendation):

  • Petasites (butterbur)


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