Clinical Pharmacy Specialist The Ohio State University Westerville, Ohio, United States
Suzanne K. Higginbotham, PharmD: No financial relationships to disclose
Pharmacists can play a significant role in educating and monitoring people with migraines, ultimately aiding in the prevention and treatment of this condition. With a plethora of pharmacotherapy options available for the treatment of migraine, pharmacists are well-positioned to help identify individuals in need of care or more effective care through shared decision making and patient education. Attend this session for a review of OTC and prescription options for people with migraines.
Describe available OTC pharmacotherapy options for migraine treatment.
Compare various classes of prescription pharmacotherapy options for migraine management.
Discuss a pharmacists role in educating patients about the differences between OTC and prescription options for migraine management.
Apply best practices for effective management of migraines in a patient case scenario.