Severe Acne as a Side Effect of Propranolol and Nadolol in a Migraineur
Version of Record online: 12 JUL 2007
Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain
Volume 39, Issue 10, pages 758–760, November/December 1999
How to Cite
Bajwa, Z. H., Sami, N. and Flory, C. (1999), Severe Acne as a Side Effect of Propranolol and Nadolol in a Migraineur. Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain, 39: 758–760. doi: 10.1046/j.1526-4610.1999.3910758.x
- Issue online: 12 JUL 2007
- Version of Record online: 12 JUL 2007
- Accepted for publication March 29, 1999.
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- beta-adrenergic antagonists
Beta-blockers have proven effective in the treatment of migraine. Dermatologic side effects are extremely rare. We report a patient with migraine who developed an acnelike dermatitis with two different beta-blockers with complete resolution of the acne upon discontinuation of each drug.