ABDOMINAL MIGRAINE: WHAT IS ABDOMINAL MIGRAINE?
Definition: What is "Abdominal Migraine"?
Abdominal migraine is a kind of migraine commonly experienced by children. It is characterized by abdominal pain, vomiting & nausea. These migraines are thought to be present in the child's family members as well.
Abdominal migraine is caused by a variety of reasons. It can be genetic, or due to other underlying gastrointestinal diseases, as well as stress. It can also be a side effect of taking NSAIDs. Children with abdominal migraine are also subject to suffering migraines as they reach adulthood.