Migraine Postdrome

Migraine Postdrome: The postdromal or resolution phase follows the headache and may last for up to 48 hours. Many of the symptoms of this phase appear initially during the prodrome or with the headache phase. Typically these include:

  • Fatigue
  • Sore muscles
  • Food intolerance
  • Malaise
  • Alteration in mood
  • Impaired concentration
  • Scalp tenderness
  • Decreased energy requiring a period of rest.

A minority of sufferers immediately after an attack feel energised, euphoric and can return to normal activities at once.

Migraine Postdrome

Migraine Postdrome: The postdromal or resolution phase follows the headache and may last for up to 48 hours. Many of the symptoms of this phase appear initially during the prodrome or with the headache phase. Typically these include:

  • Fatigue
  • Sore muscles
  • Food intolerance
  • Malaise
  • Alteration in mood
  • Impaired concentration
  • Scalp tenderness
  • Decreased energy requiring a period of rest.

A minority of sufferers immediately after an attack feel energised, euphoric and can return to normal activities at once.