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Intervention Review

Anticonvulsant drugs for migraine prophylaxis

  1. Edward P Chronicle1,
  2. Wim M Mulleners2,*

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group

Published Online: 19 JUL 2004

Assessed as up-to-date: 30 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003226.pub2


How to Cite

Chronicle EP, Mulleners WM. Anticonvulsant drugs for migraine prophylaxis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2004, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD003226. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003226.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Hawaii at Manoa, (Deceased) Department of Psychology, Manoa, USA

  2. 2

    Canisius Wilhelmina Ziekenhuis, Department of Neurology, Nijmegen, Netherlands

*Wim M Mulleners, Department of Neurology, Canisius Wilhelmina Ziekenhuis, PO Box 9015, Nijmegen, 6500 GS, Netherlands. w.mulleners@cwz.nl. w.mulleners@hetnet.nl.

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  1. Publication Status: Stable (no update expected for reasons given in 'What's new')
  2. Published Online: 19 JUL 2004

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