|2.||Migraine Disorders (Migraine)
|4.||Tension-Type Headache (Tension Headache)
|1.||Silberstein, Stephen D: 9 articles (10/2010 - 06/2002)|
|2.||Lipton, Richard B: 7 articles (05/2011 - 12/2004)|
|3.||Wang, Shuu-Jiun: 6 articles (01/2015 - 12/2002)|
|4.||Dodick, David W: 6 articles (09/2011 - 02/2004)|
|5.||Blumenfeld, Andrew: 5 articles (10/2014 - 09/2003)|
|6.||Evers, Stefan: 5 articles (01/2012 - 06/2006)|
|7.||Sarchielli, Paola: 5 articles (09/2007 - 06/2002)|
|8.||Hibbeln, Joseph R: 4 articles (08/2015 - 11/2013)|
|9.||Ramsden, Christopher E: 4 articles (08/2015 - 11/2013)|
|10.||Mann, J Douglas: 4 articles (08/2015 - 11/2013)|
|1.||Type A Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum A Toxin)FDA Link
11/01/2010 - "In adults, botulinum toxin type A has been studied as a potentially effective treatment for chronic daily headache. "
10/01/2009 - "Botulinum toxin type A by injection has been found to be effective in the treatment of headache disorders in adults. "
09/01/2003 - "These results suggest that botulinum toxin type A may be an effective and safe prophylactic treatment for a variety of moderate to severe chronic headache types."
11/01/2010 - "The purpose of this retrospective case series study was to assess tolerability and efficacy of botulinum toxin type A in the treatment of pediatric chronic daily headache. "
11/01/2010 - "For pediatric chronic daily headache, the literature evaluating efficacy of botulinum toxin type A is sparse, with no studies assessing tolerability. "
|2.||Antidepressive Agents (Antidepressants)IBA
12/01/2002 - "Antidepressants are effective in the treatment of chronic daily headache and its comorbid depression symptoms, although there is a discrepancy in the treatment response between chronic daily headache and comorbid depression. "
07/01/2001 - "Antidepressants are effective in preventing chronic headaches. "
01/01/2015 - "The current study aims to examine the cost-effectiveness and cost-utility of different antidepressants for treating patients with depression and comorbid headache disorders. "
07/01/2001 - "We performed a meta-analysis of English-language, randomized placebo-controlled trials of antidepressants as prophylaxis for chronic headache. "
01/01/2015 - "Pharmacological treatment of depression with and without headache disorders: an appraisal of cost effectiveness and cost utility of antidepressants."
|3.||Valproic Acid (Valproate, Semisodium)FDA LinkGeneric
03/01/2001 - "The purpose of this study was to assess the safety and efficacy of divalproex sodium in the long-term treatment of chronic daily headache. "
10/01/1995 - "The efficacy of valproic acid in the treatment of intractable chronic daily headache, unresponsive to traditional prophylactic medications, was examined prospectively in 16 patients. "
02/01/2008 - "The objective of the study was to assess the efficacy and tolerability of sodium valproate (VPA) on chronic daily headache (CDH) in a prospective, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial. "
01/01/2003 - "The papers utilized in this study were obtained though Medline searches on valproic acid and divalproex sodium coupled with the various headache disorders. "
02/01/1991 - "Thirty patients with persistent chronic daily headache, unresponsive to various combinations of pharmacological and nonpharmacological treatment were selected for an open label study using divalproex sodium. "
|4.||Amitriptyline (Elavil)FDA LinkGeneric
11/01/1994 - "However, they also show that amitriptyline can only partly alleviate chronic headaches but cannot cure them."
10/01/1994 - "However, they also show that amitriptyline can only partly alleviate chronic headaches but cannot cure them."
01/01/2011 - "There have been relatively few placebo-controlled studies of amitriptyline in migraine prophylaxis or in treatment of chronic daily headache (CDH). "
01/01/2011 - "Amitriptyline in the prophylactic treatment of migraine and chronic daily headache."
08/01/2013 - "the goal of this prospective and double-blind study was to compare the efficacy of amitriptyline and topiramate for the prevention of pediatric chronic daily headache (CDH). "
|5.||Dihydroergotamine (Agit)FDA LinkGeneric
03/01/1992 - "Renewed interest in its use has been kindled by research in receptor pharmacology and by efficacy of DHE-45 in breaking the cycle of chronic daily headache. "
05/01/2010 - "We conducted a study to determine efficacy, tolerability, and feasibility to treat patients with daily intractable headache with continuous intravenous dihydroergotamine in an outpatient home-based setting. "
05/01/1998 - "In-patient treatment of chronic daily headache using dihydroergotamine: a long-term follow-up study."
03/01/1997 - "Continuous intravenous dihydroergotamine in the treatment of intractable headache."
05/01/2010 - "Established consecutive-day inpatient intravenous dihydroergotamine protocols administered by bolus intravenous injection or continuous infusion injection in the hospital have demonstrated efficacy and safety in modifying the course of daily intractable headache. "
|6.||topiramate (Topamax)FDA LinkGeneric
11/01/2005 - "This study reports on the efficacy and safety of low-dose topiramate in the treatment of pediatric patients with chronic daily headache. "
11/01/2005 - "Topiramate was safe, well tolerated, and highly effective at low doses in the treatment of chronic daily headaches."
11/01/2005 - "This report presents our experience with low-dose topiramate for the treatment of chronic daily headache using a retrospective parental survey of 21 patients ranging in age from 6 to 18 years. "
11/01/2005 - "Effectiveness of topiramate in the treatment of pediatric chronic daily headache."
04/01/2005 - "Topiramate in the treatment of refractory chronic daily headache. "
|7.||onabotulinumtoxinA (Botox)FDA Link
04/01/2012 - "Botox is recommended to any pediatric patient coming to the multidisciplinary clinic for chronic headache if they fail two or more preventive medications. "
04/01/2012 - "OnabotulinumtoxinA in pediatric chronic daily headache."
11/01/2010 - "The series comprises 10 patients (ages 11-17 years) who received a standard 100-unit dose of onabotulinumtoxinA (trade name, Botox) for refractory chronic daily headache. "
09/01/2014 - "Onabotulinum toxin A (BTX) injection is a treatment that has proven efficacy for the treatment of chronic migraine and potentially other headache disorders. "
10/01/2009 - "Our group findings warrant a controlled trial evaluation of Botox because it may be an effective treatment option for certain adolescents with intractable migraine and chronic daily headaches."
|8.||Indomethacin (Indometacin)FDA LinkGeneric
05/01/1998 - "We report a new case which responded well to indomethacin, and suggest that indomethacin may be used as an alternative treatment in this rare headache syndrome of the elderly."
02/15/2009 - "We also discuss the side effects of indomethacin in the various headache disorders and other painful conditions, and suggest the need for trial of other drugs for the patients of HC."
08/01/2002 - "Where patients with chronic daily headaches are unresponsive to standard therapies, a trial of indomethacin is warranted."
01/01/2015 - "These headache syndromes differ in extent of response to indomethacin, clinical features, and differential diagnoses. "
05/01/2014 - "Each of these headache syndromes is reported to be responsive to indomethacin. "
|9.||Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum Toxin)IBA
01/01/2004 - "Botulinum toxin A for chronic daily headache: a randomized, placebo-controlled, parallel design study."
01/01/2008 - "Evidence based medicine on the use of botulinum toxin for headache disorders."
12/01/2007 - "However, it is possible that some subgroups of patients with chronic daily headache will benefit from a long-term treatment with botulinum toxin A."
12/01/2007 - "Botulinum toxin A is increasingly used in the treatment of idiopathic and symptomatic headache disorders. "
03/01/2007 - "Botulinum toxin A for prophylaxis of chronic daily headaches."
|10.||tizanidine (Zanaflex)FDA LinkGeneric
03/01/2003 - "Tizanidine is not a cure for chronic daily headache."
01/01/2003 - "One well controlled trial, conducted as a follow-up to an open-label trial in the preventive treatment of chronic daily headache, reported tizanidine as having a statistically significant benefit over placebo. "
01/01/2003 - "Open trials of tizanidine have shown it to be useful in chronic headache. "
06/01/2002 - "Chronic daily headache prophylaxis with tizanidine: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter outcome study."
04/01/2001 - "The results provide preliminary support for the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of tizanidine in the prophylaxis of chronic daily headache."
|1.||Psychology Biofeedback (Biofeedback)
10/01/2012 - "Biofeedback therapy appears to be an effective treatment for children and adolescents with both episodic and chronic headaches. "
10/01/1992 - "Long-term efficacy of combined relaxation: biofeedback treatments for chronic headache."
06/01/2010 - "The present study compared the impact of a new multi-modal behavioral education and training program--MIPAS-Family--with a combined Biofeedback treatment, evaluating clinical efficacy as well as the effect on the quality of life (QoL) of children with chronic headaches. "
11/01/1995 - "The first study evaluated the effectiveness of a combined nonpharmacological treatment (CT) consisting of relaxation, skin-warming biofeedback, and physical therapy for pregnant women with chronic headaches. "
01/01/1986 - "Three studies of the psychologic changes in chronic headache patients associated with biofeedback and relaxation therapies."
|2.||Complementary Therapies (Alternative Medicine)
01/01/2013 - "Self-reported efficacy of complementary and alternative medicine: the Akershus study of chronic headache."
05/01/2014 - "There is a growing body of evidence supporting the efficacy of various "complementary" and alternative medicine approaches in the management of headache disorders. "
03/01/2011 - "There is a growing body of evidence supporting the efficacy of various complementary and alternative medicine approaches in the management of headache disorders. "
01/01/2014 - "Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is increasingly being used as adjunctive treatment in primary headache syndromes in many countries. "
02/01/2013 - "The aim of this review was to give an overview of the current evidence of the main alternative therapies used in the treatment of primary headache syndromes of childhood. "
|3.||Nerve Block (Nerve Blocks)
04/01/2012 - "Occipital nerve block (ONB) has been used in several primary headache syndromes with good results. "
10/01/2005 - "Our four patients with chronic headaches responded well to occipital nerve blocks. "
03/01/2007 - "The objective of this study was to determine if response to occipital nerve block (ONB) predicts response to ONS in patients with chronic, medically intractable headaches. "
03/01/2015 - "The effectiveness of greater occipital nerve block (GONB) in patients with primary headache syndromes is controversial. "
11/01/2014 - "Occipital nerve blocks are commonly performed to treat a variety of headache syndromes and are generally believed to be safe and well tolerated. "
02/01/1997 - "To assess the clinical and personality characteristics of patients with chronic daily headache before and after treatment, 20 patients were examined and the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI [Italian 356-item abbreviated version]) and the Strait and Trait Anxiety Index 1,2 (STAI) administered. "
01/01/2010 - "In conclusion, our study suggests that 1 month of acupressure treatment is more effective in reducing chronic headache than 1 month of muscle relaxant treatment, and that the effect remains 6 months after treatment. "
05/01/2007 - "Improvement of chronic headache after treatment of unruptured intracranial aneurysms."
11/01/1995 - "However, over 30% of patients with chronic headache and other symptoms of sleep apnea have significant improvement in headache after treatment of sleep apnea."
11/01/2002 - "In studies of migraine headache, chronic daily headache (more than 15 days of headache per month), tension-type headache, and post-whiplash headache, patients have reported decreased pain after treatment with botulinum toxin type A. "
07/01/2011 - "As a self-regulation technique that is quickly and easily learned by most young people, self-hypnosis training holds considerable promise for effectively treating and perhaps preventing chronic daily headaches in children and adolescents."
07/01/2011 - "These results and analogous success with several other adolescents with chronic daily headache support the further use of self-hypnosis training for this condition. "
07/01/2011 - "Two adolescents with continuing chronic daily headaches were taught self-hypnosis through careful attention to individual strengths and finding the hypnotic elements within the clinical encounters. "
07/01/2011 - "Chronic daily headache: helping adolescents help themselves with self-hypnosis."
09/01/1994 - "The aims of this study were to (a) investigate the efficacy of autogenic training (AT) and cognitive self-hypnosis training (CSH) for the treatment of chronic headaches in comparison with a waiting-list control (WLC) condition, (b) investigate the influence of subject recruitment on treatment outcome and (c) explore whether the level of hypnotizability is related to therapy outcome. "