Status migrainosus

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What is status migrainosus?

Migraine is a neural condition characterized by recurrent vascular headache and may be accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and photophobia, sometimes preceded by sensory disturbances (aura). Status migrainosus is a migraine lasting for more than 72 hours.

Common symptoms reported by people with status migrainosus

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with status migrainosus

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Norco)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Lyrica)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
pain (2) anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol PM)
Type
Over the Counter Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(BuTrans patch)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Valium)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)
Type
Supplement
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Aimovig)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
status migrainosus (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Prozac)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)

Data from patients with status migrainosus, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with status migrainosus

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Norco)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (4 evaluations)
Side effects
drowsiness
Total evaluations
4
Tried for
pain (2)
Treatment name(s)

(Lyrica)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (5 evaluations)
Side effects
blurry vision dizziness with hypotension upon standing 3 more
Total evaluations
5
Tried for
pain (2) anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol PM)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(BuTrans patch)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (3 evaluations)
Side effects
drowsiness
Total evaluations
3
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Valium)
Perceived effectiveness
for anxious mood (2 evaluations)
Side effects
drowsiness
Total evaluations
4
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (2 evaluations)
Side effects
migraine headaches
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Aimovig)
Perceived effectiveness
for status migrainosus (2 evaluations)
Side effects
Total evaluations
2
Tried for
status migrainosus (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Prozac)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
burning sensation
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
pain (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with status migrainosus, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has status migrainosus on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 8
40s 12
50s 11
60s 3
70+ 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 2
Female 34

These charts show data from status migrainosus patients who have completed their condition history
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