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Zinc supplementation affects favorably the frequency of migraine attacks: a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial

Zinc supplementation affects favorably the frequency of migraine attacks: a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial

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https://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s12937-020-00618-9

Background Observational studies have shown a link between zinc deficiency and migraine headaches. We aimed to examine the effect of zinc supplementation on the characteristics of migraine attacks in patients with migraine. Methods This randomized clinical trial was conducted on 80 patients with migraine.

  • from Doctor Unite 1 month 4 weeks
    Brian Rubin-Need to be careful advising zinc in patients with migraines. More investigation is needed.
  • 2 months
    This is interesting but I would caution against zinc overdose.