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What is the prognosis for migraine?

Taking a combination of drugs to prevent and treat migraine attacks, when they happen, helps most people limit the disabling effects of these headaches. Women whose migraine attacks appear to be associated with their menstrual cycle are likely to have fewer attacks and milder symptoms after menopause.

This answer is based on source information from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

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