Metoprolol, a Beta1-Selective Beta-Blocker, in Prophylactic Treatment of Migraine

  • P. G. Andersson
  • C. Hedman
  • P. Kangasniemi
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Several remedies with different pharmacologic approaches have been used in the prophylactic treatment of migraine patients. At present 5-HT antagonists (i. e., pizotifen) or beta-blocking agents (i.e., propranolol) are recommended as the drugs of first choice [1].


Placebo Migraine Neurol Propranolol Glucagon 


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  • P. G. Andersson
  • C. Hedman
  • P. Kangasniemi

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