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Tuesday, December 04, 2012 Denise Garrett, Community Member, asks

Q: Namenda for Migraines

  I need to know if anyone has tried Numenda for migraines? I have been taking it for 2 months. At first, I thought it was helping, but then my everyday migraines started. Well, now the Neurologists says to take it another month..that it takes about 3 months to work. Anyone know much about this drug..or the outcome?

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Teri Robert, Health Guide
12/ 7/12 10:57am

Hi, Denise,

 

I do take Namenda, but not for Migraine prevention. I take it for glaucoma.

 

Some people have found that it helps reduce the frequency of their Migraines, and for some of them, it did take a full three months for it to fully kick in.

 

Teri

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Nancy Harris Bonk, Community Member
12/ 5/12 11:48am

Hi Denise,

 

Teri takes Namenda.  I'll ask her to pop over and share her experience with you.

 

Best,

Nancy

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By Denise Garrett, Community Member— Last Modified: 12/07/12, First Published: 12/04/12