Hemicrania Continua: A Case in Which A Patient Experienced Complete Relief on Melatonin

Authors

  • Roderick C. Spears MD


  • From the University of Rochester/Rochester General Hospital, Neurology, Rochester, NY, USA.

Address all correspondence to Dr. Roderick C. Spears, University of Rochester/Rochester General Hospital, Neurology, Rochester, NY, USA.

Abstract

This paper reports a case of hemicrania continua in which attacks were successfully eliminated while taking melatonin 7 mg at bedtime after the patient was no longer able to tolerate indomethacin due to gastrointestinal side effects.

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