Factors that contribute to a higher risk of cluster headaches
include genetics (about 20 percent of cluster headache
sufferers have a family history of the condition), current or previous tobacco use, and taking nitroglycerin, a medication used to treat heart disease.
The agency based its approval of the noninvasive vagus nerve stimulator device on subgroup analyses of episodic cluster headache
patients in the ACTl and ACT2 trials, which were double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized studies.
He was of the view that consultant neurologists take up to two and half years even in the Britain to diagnose the cluster headache
and then they start treatment for the painful condition.
The study (ACT1) was one of the largest ever undertaken in cluster headache
, one of the worst pain conditions know to medicine, and was carried out in the US enrolling 150 patients at 20 headache treatment centers.
Lainez, professor of neurology at Catholic University of Valencia (Spain), presented 3-year follow-up data from Pathway CH-1, a randomized, sham-controlled trial of 43 patients with cluster headache
In fact, the most up-to-date research on cluster headaches
reveals that they are more similar to migraine than previously thought.
More likely, they represent migraine headache or, less likely, tension headache or cluster headache
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He experience a cluster headache
bout following sildenafil treatment for ED.
Therefore we believe that CM-1 may be a factor associated with symptomatic cluster headache
Pain from a cluster headache
is severe, localized around one eye, and can last from minutes to hours.
: Cluster headaches
(CH) are characterized by sudden paroxysmal attacks of severe head pain that occur in a collection of individual assaults experienced over days, weeks, or even months.