Therapeutic role of monoclonal antibodies in Migraine: A new paradigm

      Migraine continues to be the 6th most disabling illness with extremely incapacitating neurological symptoms affecting approximately 39 millions of US population. Besides its chronic illness, migraine impacts a significant economic burden with billions spent each year on medical services. American employers lose more than $13 billion each year as a result of 113 million lost work days due to a migraine. Apart from its burden of a migraine attack itself, migraine increases the risk for other physical and psychiatric conditions [

      Steiner TJ, Stovner LJ, Vos T. GBD 2015: migraine is the third cause of disability in under 50s. [PMID: 27844455].



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