Cluster Headaches are accepted to be because of a blend of ecological and hereditary components. Around 66% of cases keep running in families. Changing hormone levels might likewise assume a part, as headaches influence marginally a bigger number of young men than young ladies before pubescence, yet around a few times a larger number of ladies than men.
All inclusive, around 15% of the populace is influenced by headaches sooner or later in life. To study the detailed clinical profile of Cluster Headache patients and to compare them among both the genders. Study was conducted at Mahatma Gandhi hospital, Jodhpur (from January 2011to December 2013). Study comprises 30 CH patients diagnosed according to International Headache Society guidelines (ICHD-II).
In addition, some drugs commonly used to treat other conditions also may help relieve or prevent cluster headaches. Medications used to combat cluster headaches fall into two broad categories: Pain-relieving medications. Also known as acute or abortive treatment, these types of drugs are taken during migraine attacks and are designed to stop symptoms that have already begun.