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Table 3 Preventive medication prescribed for migraine

From: Migraine treatment and healthcare costs: retrospective analysis of the China Health Insurance Research Association (CHIRA) database

 Adults with migraine (N = 10,652)
Patients prescribed ≥1 preventive medication, n (%)1602 (15.0)
Types of preventive medication, n (%)(n = 1602)
 Calcium antagonists1414 (88.3)
 β1-receptor antagonists135 (8.4)
 Antiepileptics43 (2.7)
 Antidepressants25 (1.6)
 Type A botulinum toxin1 (0.1)
 Others54 (3.4)
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