Detoxification and Treatment of Subjects With Medication Overuse Headache
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00432549
Verified February 2007 by The New England Center for Headache, P.C.. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Medication overuse headaches 18 years of age and older Must have a diagnosis of probable medication overuse headache Must have greater than fifteen headache days per month Must be in generally good health Female subjects must be postmenopausal or practicing an acceptable method of birth control
Not overusing six or more tablets per day of compounds containing barbituates opioids No overuse of triptans Previous failure or side effects with topiramate or almotriptan Cannot be pregnant or lactating