How Well Do Know Your Migraine Medications?

Question 1 of 7

Abortive medications are...

Aopioid medications that treat the pain of a Migraine attack.
Bmedications that work in the brain to stop the Migrainous process.
Cmedications taken to stop Migraines from occurring in the first place.
Aopioid medications that treat the pain of a Migraine attack.
Bmedications that work in the brain to stop the Migrainous process.
Cmedications taken to stop Migraines from occurring in the first place.
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Question 2 of 7

Analgesic medications are...

Aover-the-counter medication for the relief of pain that works to increase the patient's pain threshold, decreasing the sensation of pain.
Bmedications to reduce nausea.
Cmedications used to produce sedation for surgery.
Dany medication for the relief of pain that works to increase the patient's pain threshold, decreasing the sensation of pain.
Aover-the-counter medication for the relief of pain that works to increase the patient's pain threshold, decreasing the sensation of pain.
Bmedications to reduce nausea.
Cmedications used to produce sedation for surgery.
Dany medication for the relief of pain that works to increase the patient's pain threshold, decreasing the sensation of pain.
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Question 3 of 7

Rescue medications are...

Amedications taken to stop a Migraine.
Bmedications for the nausea that can accompany a Migraine.
Cmedications taken when your "first-line" medications fail.
Amedications taken to stop a Migraine.
Bmedications for the nausea that can accompany a Migraine.
Cmedications taken when your "first-line" medications fail.
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Question 4 of 7

Preventive medications are...

Ataken daily to reduce the frequency and severity of Migraine attacks.
Btaken when you get a Migraine to keep it from getting worse.
Ctaken on days you think you're going to get a Migraine.
Ataken daily to reduce the frequency and severity of Migraine attacks.
Btaken when you get a Migraine to keep it from getting worse.
Ctaken on days you think you're going to get a Migraine.
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Question 5 of 7

You will begin to see results from preventive medications...

Aimmediately.
Bin one week.
Cin six to 12 months.
Ddifferently depending on the type of medication.
Aimmediately.
Bin one week.
Cin six to 12 months.
Ddifferently depending on the type of medication.
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Question 6 of 7

Medications used for headache and Migraine prevention are...

Alimited to four medications approved by the FDA for prevention.
Bnot limited to those approved by the FDA, and there are many of them.
Cnot limited to those approved by the FDA, but there are only a few.
Alimited to four medications approved by the FDA for prevention.
Bnot limited to those approved by the FDA, and there are many of them.
Cnot limited to those approved by the FDA, but there are only a few.
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Question 7 of 7

Triptans are...

Asometimes used for the prevention of menstrually triggered Migraines.
Bwidely used as Migraine preventives.
Cnever used as Migraine preventives.
Asometimes used for the prevention of menstrually triggered Migraines.
Bwidely used as Migraine preventives.
Cnever used as Migraine preventives.
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