Approach to Headaches in Pregnancy

Jessica Illuzzi*, Emma Barber, Men Jean Lee

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationde Swiet's Medical Disorders in Obstetric Practice
Subtitle of host publicationFifth Edition
PublisherWiley Blackwell
Pages671-680
Number of pages10
ISBN (Print)9781405148474
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 9 2010

Keywords

  • Approach to headaches in pregnancy
  • Common headache medication components
  • FDA pregnancy classification system - meaning of each letter
  • Headache, common symptom in pregnant women - benign, chronic headache syndromes and acute conditions
  • IHS classification (2004)
  • Idiopathic intracranial hypertension - pseudotumor cerebri
  • Migraine headache
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs - opioids, reducing pain associated with migraine
  • Primary headaches - chronic headache syndromes, primary headaches by IHS, tension, migraine, and cluster headaches
  • US FDA classification of medications - treating headaches and associated conditions

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Illuzzi, J., Barber, E., & Lee, M. J. (2010). Approach to Headaches in Pregnancy. In de Swiet's Medical Disorders in Obstetric Practice: Fifth Edition (pp. 671-680). Wiley Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444323016.ch35