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Migraine problem

I am suffering from migraine for 15 yrs. I have been talking Rizatriptan benzoate - 5mg at every two days intervals as a pain killer since last 5 yrs. Is it harmful? What is the hazard?
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Venkat Raghav
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Hello..... Any painkillers should be taken in limit ...Don't take them for long period of time.. Hello... Migraine headed is pulsating in nature often associated with aura ,emotions , smell and taste of food,even lack of sleep triggers attack ...sleep for 7-8hours (uninterrupted deep sleep) , don't Carry all tension b,worriers to bed , avoid having coffee or tea in excess.. Rest for sometime, close your eyes during each episode..try to avoid triggering factor..
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Dr. Bhavneet Singh
Pain Management Specialist 12 yrs exp Amritsar
Start with prophylaxis if it's migraine....consult some pain specialist and start after clinical evaluation
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