4 phases of a migraine
When we say 'get a migraine' - the head pain, the vomiting etc - what we're usually referring to is actually the headache phase, one of four phases that make up a migraine:
Not everybody experiences or is aware that they experience each stage. The prodromal stage for instance acts as a warning that the headache phase is oncoming, yet the warning signs are not always obvious, if existent at all.
By exploring what happens to you days and hours before experiencing a migraine, you can better understand your own personal migraine path, allowing you to pinpoint the time when your body is most receptive to treatment.
With Migraine Escape, we've found that for patients of all kinds the optimal time to use it is at the prodromal stage, before the pain sets in. Medical studies show that doing so and following the remainder of the application method closely is associated with a 97% likelihood of stopping the migraine.