Migraine is said to affect up to 8.5million people in the UK with two-thirds of sufferers being women. Migraines usually develop in young adults. A migraine is a moderate to severe throbbing headache located at the front or side of the head. Migraine headaches may be accompanied by other symptoms such as nausea and light sensitivity, although not all patients will suffer from these.

There are different types of migraines, including:

Migraine with aura: This is where the migraine attack is preceded by a warning sign such as flashing lights. This type of migraine may also be called a ‘classic migraine’ as it is most common occurring in 75% of cases.

Migraine without aura: This is where the migraine attack comes on without warning. It is also known as a ‘common migraine’.

Authored Dec 22, 2017 by Joseph Issac, MPharm
Reviewed Dec 04, 2018 by Prabjeet Saundh, MPharm

Registered Service

Subscribe to our news and offers

Contact Us

Call: 020 8894 6080

Office Hours:
9am-5pm Weekdays
9am-12pm Saturday

PostMyMeds Ltd.
VAT Number: 219 8747 65

Visit us

132 High Street Whitton
Twickenham
TW2 7LL

Click here for a map

Trustpilot Reviews

COPYRIGHT © 2018 - PostMyMeds Ltd


Secure and safe

  • Comodo Trusted Site Seal

Please bear in mind our delivery schedule over the upcoming bank holiday weekend which you can view here Dismiss