Which medications are used in prophylactic therapy for the treatment of pediatric headache?

Updated: Jan 02, 2019
  • Author: J Ivan Lopez, MD, FAAN, FAHS; Chief Editor: George I Jallo, MD  more...
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Answer

Prophylactic therapy for migraine and tension-type headaches may include the following:

  • Beta-blockers

  • Tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs)

  • Anticonvulsants

  • Calcium channel blockers


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