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Vagus Nerve Stimulation Effective for Acute Headache Pain, Review Finds – ajmc.com

A recent literature review about the use of noninvasive vagus nerve stimulation (nVNS) for pain relief from headaches adds more information about this neuromodulation therapy. The study investigated the effectiveness and safety of peripheral nerve stimulation of the cervical branch of the vagal nerve in primary headache disorders. The authors note that primary headache disorders… Read More »

FDA Approves Nurtec ODT (rimegepant) for the Acute Treatment of Migraine in Adults

FDA Approves Nurtec ODT (rimegepant) for the Acute Treatment of Migraine in Adults Print this page NEW HAVEN, Conn., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Biohaven Pharmaceutical Holding Company Ltd. (NYSE: BHVN) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Nurtec ODT (rimegepant) for the acute treatment of migraine in adults. Nurtec… Read More »