Did you know that if you have a primary headache condition such as Migraine you are vulnerable to getting a secondary headache condition called Medication Overuse Headache. This may occur if you are having a lot of migraines and you are trying to reduce the severity and frequency by using painkillers such as paracetamol or triptans . It only takes two doses of these per week over the course of a few months for this to develop. The word overused does not mean you are exceeding the recommended dose of medication, it is simply the term used. Find out more from Headlines Clinic.