Treatment to reverse the damage resulting from a migraine related cerebral infarct?

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    Is there any treatment to reverse the damage resulting from a migraine related cerebral infarct? The symptoms are mainly impairment of vision. It has been 5 months since the attack and i am on blood thinner. Will a transatlantic flight be detrimental or hazardous and precipitate another attack. Thank You, Wondering.




    Dear Wondering;


    This is a two part response to your question:


    1) No, I don't know of any "reversals" for the type of complicated migraine event you suffered. Blood thinners may be appropriate, even for long periods of time.


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    2) Your excellent question should be thoroughly discussed with your physician. I don't know of any detrimental data re: flying and re-onset of migraine attacks.


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    John Claude Krusz and Teri Robert



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Published On: March 18, 2010