Migraine is a chronic condition of recurrent attacks. Migraines usually are described as an intense, throbbing or pounding pain that involves one temple. The pain is usually on one side of the head. A Migraine usually is aggravated by daily activities like walking upstairs. Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, facial pallor, cold hands, cold feet, and sensitivity to light and sound commonly accompany Migraines. As a result of this sensitivity to light and sound, Migraine sufferers usually prefer to lie in a quiet, dark room during an attack. A typical attack lasts between 4 and 72 hours.
If you are between the ages of 18 to 65 and suffer from migraine headaches you may be eligible to participate in a clinical trial being conducted at locations across the country.
Eligible participants may receive:
Please contact your local participating study site for more information:
Raleigh,/Durham/Chapel Hill , North Carolina:
Winston-Salem , North Carolina:
Willingboro, New Jersey (near Philadelphia, PA):
San Diego, California:
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