Migraine the common form of neurological headache characterized by intense pain in the head, nausea, vomiting, sensitivity to light and noise. Most often people suffering from migraine have a positive family history and people of all age groups are affected. The pain becomes so intense that the person goes into a state of depression and irritability. Few other symptoms of migraine include stiffness of the neck, vertigo or dizziness, tiredness, lack of energy, weakness etc
The pain intensity can be mild, moderate or severe and can range from pulsating to a throbbing type of pain. Some of the triggering or provoking factors which increase the severity of the disease include exposure to bright light, loud sounds, stress for a prolonged period, during menstruation, pregnancy, menopause, dehydration through loss of fluids, inadequate or improper meals, irregular sleep pattern, nauseating odours, excessive alcohol intake etc.
Homeopathic medicines are effective in controlling the symptoms of migraine without any adverse reactions. The treatment varies from person to person and is specific to every individual. Proper treatment and its effective management diminish the duration and severity of the disease.