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Basilar migraine

Basilar migraine:
  1. Basilar migraine: Introduction
  2. Causes (3 conditions)
  3. Treatments

Basilar migraine: Introduction

Basilar migraine: Basilar migraine is a type of headache accompanied by neurological symptoms such as vision problems, coordination problems and vertigo. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Basilar migraine, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Basilar migraine:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Basilar migraine. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Basilar migraine Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Basilar migraine may include:

  • Lie in darkened room
  • Analgesics - paracetamol, aspirin
  • Antiemetic (nausea medication) eg metoclopromide
  • Migraine medications - eg sumatryptan, ergotamine
  • Migraine prophylaxis (preventative medications) - beta-blockers eg propanolol, 5-HT antagonist eg methysergide, pizotifen
  • Antidepressant medications eg tricyclic antidepressants such as amitryptaline (especially if tension headaches coexist)
  • more treatments...»

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Detailed list of causes of Basilar migraine

The list below shows some of the causes of Basilar migraine mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Basilar migraine?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Basilar migraine. Of the 3 causes of Basilar migraine that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 3 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Basilar migraine:

The following list of conditions have 'Basilar migraine' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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