At DailyChemist Online Pharmacy, you can order treatments for your Migraine online, via our online doctor. Migraines can be an extremely dibilitating condition, which causes severe throbbing headaches. In addition to the headache, some people can suffer from nausea and increased sensitivity to light or sound.

If you have been previously diagnosed with Migraines by your doctor, we can prescribe you migraine medication that helps prevent the onset of a migraine / lessen the symptoms. Sumatriptan can reverse the changes which occur in the brain when a migraine occurs, to help prevent its onset.

Migraine treatment options

Sumatriptan
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  • 50mg x6 £8.99
  • 100mg x6 £10.99
  • 50mg x12 £15.99
  • 100mg x12 £17.99
Imigran
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  • 50mg x6 £34.99
  • 100mg x6 £59.99
  • 50mg x12 £65.99
  • 100mg x12 £89.99
Rizatriptan
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  • 5mg x6 £14.99
  • 10mg x6 £18.99
  • 10mg(ODT) x6 £20.99
  • 5mg x12 £25.99
Zolmitriptan
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  • 2.5mg x6 £15.99
  • 5mg x6 £19.99
  • 2.5mg(ODT) x6 £18.99
  • 2.5mg x12 £29.99

Treatment Comparison

Codeine Phosphate Co-codamol/ Kapake/ Solpadol/Zapain Co-dydramol Dihydrocodeine
Pack Sizes 28, 100, 200 tablets 100, 200 tablets 100, 200 tablets 28, 100 tablets
Strength 15mg + 30mg 30/500mg 10/500mg 30mg
Active Ingredient Codeine Paracetamol + Codeine Paracetamol + Dihydrocodeine Dihydrocodeine
Dosage 1 or 2 tablets per dose 1 or 2 tablets per dose 1 or 2 tablets per dose 1 tablet per dose

FAQ

The exact cause of migraines is still unclear. However it is thought they are the result of abnormal brain activity which temporarily affects nerve signals, chemicals and blood vessels in the brain.

What causes this change in brain activity is also unclear, but genetic factors are thought to make you more likely to experience migraines as a result of a specific trigger.

Migraine triggers

Many possible migraine triggers have been suggested, including

  • hormonal
  • emotional
  • physical
  • dietary
  • environmental
  • medicinal factors
Despite being poorly understood, several migraine treatments have been developed which help with Migraines.
The main categories of treatments are
  • Pain Killers – like paracetamol and ibuprofen to ease the headache
  • Triptans – cause the blood vessels around the brain to contract (narrow). As a widening of blood is thought to be part of the migraine process, this counters this effect.
  • Anti Sickness Medicines

The most common and main symptom of migraines are intense headaches. The headaches often occur at the front or to one side of the head.

The headache pain is usually severe and throbbing in nature. It can often worsen with movement and exposure to light. Other Symptoms Other symptoms commonly associated with a migraine include:

  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • increased sensitivity to light
  • increased sensitivity to sound
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