2021 Updates in Migraine Pharmacotherapy

2021 Updates in Migraine Pharmacotherapy

12% of adults experience disabling migraines. Fortunately, there are multiple new medications. Take this course to review migraine pathophysiology, prevention, and how to select the appropriate medication to effectively manage your patients’ migraines.

Upon successful completion of this application-based CPE course, pharmacists should be able to:
1. Evaluate the indication(s), mechanism of action, evidence for approval, and key counseling points for new drugs approved for treatment of migraines
2. Counsel a patient on the nonpharmacological treatment of migraines
3. Counsel a patient on the pharmacological treatment of migraines
4. Design a patient specific treatment plan for the acute treatment of migraines
5. Design a patient specific treatment plan for the prophylactic treatment of migraines

Nicholas Cox, PharmD, BCACP
Assistant Professor
University of Utah

Nicholas Cox does not report any actual or potential conflicts of interest in relation to this continuing pharmacy education course.

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Course fee includes course, course materials, and CPE credit submission to CPE Monitor.
Course is non-refundable.
Initial Release Date: September 1, 2021
Planned Expiration Date: September 1, 2024

Copyright 2021, CEimpact. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction of this course without express permission is strictly forbidden.  


Universal Activity Number (UAN): 0107-0000-21-270-H01-P
Application-based CPE Activity

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¹CEImpact provides you with two (2) opportunities to complete the exam. The learner will not receive CPE credit after two failed attempts.

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Disease State/Drug Therapy



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01 Drug Therapy





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