Migraines and Meditation

Migraines are a common but complex disorder often involving genetic and environmental factors. There are numerous types of migraines: abdominal migraines, ocular migraines, cluster headaches, chronic daily migraines, migraines with or without aura – the list is large. Some migraines are triggered by external stimuli such as chemicals, certain foods or food additives, change in…

Non-Opiate Medications

[video_lightbox_youtube video_id=”hiQP_G8DLps” width=”640″ height=”480″ auto_thumb=”1″] There are a number of non-opiate prescription medications that are used to decrease pain. Here’s a partial list: Nonopiate Medications Drug Class Generic Brand Name(s) Anticonvulsants Gabapentin Neurontin Topiramate Topamax Carbemazepine Tegretol Valproic Acid Depakote Pregablin Lyrica Antidepressants Tricyclics Amitryptiline Elavil Desipramine Norpramin Nortriptyline Pamelor SSRI – SNRI Venflaxine Effexor…