• Best over the counter migraine medicine reviewed
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    What is the best over the counter migraine medication?

    Migraine is a common condition affecting an estimated 6 million people in the UK. With approximate 190,000 migraine attacks experienced by people in the UK (NICE, 2012), pharmacies are among the first points of call to find over the counter migraine medication. What is the best painkiller for migraine? Today I will review common over the counter migraine medication. Where possible, I will review the evidence to answer what the best over the counter migraine medicine is. The following will be addressed: What is the recommended management of migraine attack? Over the counter painkillers for migraine: simple analgesics Over the counter codeine-based medicines Over the counter sumatriptan for migraine What…