NICE BITES – Diagnosis and management of headaches

· North West Medicines Information Centre

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NICE Bites is a monthly bulletin which summarises key prescribing points from NICE guidance. NICE Bites Oct 2012; No 46  includes one topic: Diagnosis and management of headaches; NICE CG150. Sections covered include; diagnosis, pharmacological treatment (analgesics, triptans) and prophylaxis, medication overuse headache, and counselling.

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