Suffering from migraines is a very common illness which affects a huge amount of people. Migraine attacks differ from normal headaches because they are far more painful and they also include side-effects of nausea, dizziness, and over sensitivity to light, smell, and sounds. Each sufferer experiences migraines differently, and although some may only get attacks a few times in their whole life, some have migraine attacks so badly and so frequently that they are incapacitated for most days of the month. You should try and keep a diary of what you're doing before you have a migraine attack and if you can identify particular trigger, you may be able to avoid them in future.
There are several types of migraine treatment which you can take as you feel an attack is about begin. Most attacks are preceded by a phase either a few days or a few hours beforehand where you experience irritability slight illness and a changing mood. This is the best time to take your migraine medication, as it will begin to take effect shortly after and save you the majority of the pain a migraine causes. This medication is available as tablets which you can buy online.