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CASE REPORT

Prolonged Abuse of Vasograin Tablets

Manish Bathla, Akshit Mahajan, Shazia Anjum, Saminder Panchal

Keywords : Migraine, Vasograin,Chronic headache

Citation Information : Bathla M, Mahajan A, Anjum S, Panchal S. Prolonged Abuse of Vasograin Tablets. Ind J Priv Psychiatry 2018; 12 (1):27-28.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10067-0014

License: CC BY-ND 3.0

Published Online: 00-06-2018

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2018 Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Migraine is a primary headache disorder characterized by moderate to severe recurrent headaches. We describe the case of a 33-year-old male who had been using vasograin tablets in dose of 2 to 3 tablets per day for a period of 16 years without any regular medical advice. In the absence of dose, he experienced various physical and psychological withdrawal symptoms, which were similar to migraine. Patient was managed medically with substitution and supportive therapy. Clinical importance of such cases in medical practice is discussed.


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