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Effective Health Care Program

  • June 2, 2011
    Topic Initiated
  • June 3, 2013
    Topic Overview
  • June 2, 2011
    Draft Key Questions
  • Nov. 3, 2011
  • June 11, 2013
  • Aug. 8, 2013
    Disposition of Comments Report

Preventive Pharmacological Treatments for Migraine in Adults and Children


This topic focuses on the comparative effectiveness and safety of the drugs for preventing migraine attacks in children and adults. Separate research reviews were conducted for these two populations. The published protocol and the full reports and executive summaries can be accessed on the right navigation of this Web page.

Archived: These reports are greater than 3 years old. Findings may be used for research purposes, but should not be considered current.