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All Cluster Headache Articles

Abortive and prophylactic therapies work well to stem severity and frequency of cluster headaches.
Sumatriptan 6mg subcutaneous is approved in a variety of countries for the acute treatment of migraine headache. Additionally, it is approved for the acute treatment of cluster headache attacks in the United States as the result of clinical trials. Two studies using subcutaneous sumatriptan 6mg, both reported by Ekbom,1,2 examined the 6mg subcutaneous dose.
The pain of the cluster attack is extreme and starts very quickly, usually without an aura or a warning. Read a discussion of cluster headache prevention in this article.
Summary of cluster headache characteristics and update on abortive treatments utilizing first-line and second-line medications.
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