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Non-Opioid Drug More Effective for Migraines: Study
MONDAY, June 19, 2017 -- The drug prochlorperazine is more effective than the opioid hydromorphone in treating emergency room patients with acute migraine, a new study reports. Acute migraine -- an intense, throbbing headache that may be... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 19, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Prochlorperazine Bests Hydromorphone for Acute Migraine Prochlorperazine Bests Hydromorphone for Acute Migraine
Prochlorperazine was twice as effective as the opioid hydromorphone for treating patients with acute migraine in emergency departments, while the opioid was associated with twice the adverse events.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Compro (Prochlorperazine Suppositories) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - April 10, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Compazine (Prochlorperazine) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - September 13, 2016 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

New AHS Consensus on Emergency Migraine ManagementNew AHS Consensus on Emergency Migraine Management
Intravenous metoclopramide and prochlorperazine, and subcutaneous sumatriptan, get the highest level of recommendation from a panel on acute treatment of migraine in the emergency department Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - June 17, 2016 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Prochlorperazine-Induced Hemidystonia Mimicking Acute StrokeProchlorperazine-Induced Hemidystonia Mimicking Acute Stroke
Prochlorperazine therapy for hyperemesis gravidarum causes a pregnant patient to develop hemidystonia. How was this condition distinguished from acute stroke? Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 16, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Emergency Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Nasal spray used to treat nausea may also beat migraines 
The drug prochlorperazine is already available in pill form and injections to treat nausea and vomiting – but it is hoped an inhaled spray could offer fast pain relief to migraine sufferers. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 6, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First-in-class nasal spray demonstrates promise for migraine pain relief
Researchers are developing a novel prochlorperazine nasal spray formulation as a potential new treatment for migraines. Of the 100 million people that experience headaches in the United States, 37 million of them suffer from migraines. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - November 6, 2014 Category: Science Source Type: news