Migraine symptoms - United States 2016

In this survey, U.S. migraine patients were asked about their most common migraine symptoms. The survey was conducted over the internet from May to June 2016. About 77 percent of the respondents stated that they had problems with concentrating.

Major migraine symptoms among patients in the U.S. as of 2016

Percentage of respondents
Head pain93%
Sensitivity to light89%
Sensitivity to sound83%
Difficulty concentrating77%
Sensitivity to smells72%
Neck pain67%
Nausea- moderate/severe (feeling imminent vomiting)50%
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Release date



United States

Survey time period

May to June 2016

Number of respondents

3,923 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Patients suffering from migraines

Method of interview

Online survey

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