Eye Migraine, More Common in Men

Eye Migraine, More Common in Men

Eye Migraine, More Common in Men

Üsküdar University NPİSTANBUL Brain Hospital Neurology Specialist Prof. Dr. Barış Metin gave information about eye migraine. The pain, which manifests itself with severe eye pain that occurs at night and is called "eye migraine", is mostly seen in men. Stating that eye migraine can be prevented in a short time with some drugs used, experts also warn that eye migraine can recur in certain periods every year.

prof. Dr. Barış Metin said that the so-called "eye migraine" is not actually a kind of migraine, but rather a cluster headache.

Stating that eye migraine is mostly seen in men, Metin said, "Eye migraine manifests itself with severe eye pain that occurs at night." said.

Noting that the treatment of eye migraine is slightly different from classical migraine, Prof. Dr. Barış Metin said that there is no need for a 4-5 month treatment period as in classical migraine.

prof. Dr. Barış Metin said, “Pain can be prevented in a short time with some medications to be used. However, this type of pain usually tends to cluster at a certain time of the year. Pain may recur at certain times each year.” warned.

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