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2021 Apr 23

Postgrad Med

Watermelon and others plant foods that trigger headache in migraine patients.


Silva-Néto R P, de Soares A A, Vasconcelos C A C, da Lopes L S
Postgrad Med. 2021 Apr 23.
PMID: 33892616.


Food is already recognized as a trigger for migraine, but its mechanism of action has not been fully clarified. There is evidence that they act on the pathogenesis of migraine, interfering with meningeal inflammation, vasodilation and cerebral glucose metabolism.