What are the goals of treating migraines?

Migraine FAQs: What are the goals of treating migraines?

The U.S. Headache Consortium lists the following goals of long-term migraine treatment:

  • Reduce attack frequency and severity.
  • Reduce disability
  • Improve quality of life
  • Prevent headache
  • Avoid headache medication escalation
  • Educate and enable patients to manage their disease