warning: medication overuse

My migraine with aura responds to prescription medication, but a few years ago I began having chronic migraines also; frequent headache without aura. So I began treating them with OTC pills; Advil or Aleve or Tylenol several times a day. When nothing helped, my neurologist said I was having “rebound headache” from “medication overuse.” He wanted to prescribe something that would wean me off so many OTCs but I decided to go it “cold turkey.” It was hard because my brain kept asking me where my OTC meds were. But after toughing it through for a few months my frequent (non aura) headaches diminished greatly, to where I now take one Fiornial at the start and that does it, instead of taking numerous OTCs in one day. Does this make sense?

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