Generic Name: Sumatriptan
It is mostly prescribed by the doctors to get relief from migraine headache. It is most effective medication for migraine and its most commonly known as TRIPTANS.
This medication can help you from migraine as per your conditions determined and conclused by the doctor.
Prescription Sumatriptan Drug Information
DO NOT TAKE THIS MEDICINE if you are also taking monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs). additional monitoring OF your
DOSE OR CONDITION may be needed if you are taking ergot alkaloids. Inform your doctor of any other medical conditions, allergies, pregnancy, or breast-feeding.
USE OF THIS MEDICINE IS NOT RECOMMENDED if you have a history of chest pain, heart conditions, arrhythmias, high blood pressure, or stroke. Contact your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions or concerns about taking this medicine.
HOW TO USE THIS MEDICINE: Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor.
SWALLOW WHOLE. Do not break, crush, or chew before swallowing. Take this medicine as soon as possible after the onset of a migraine or cluster headache or associated symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, or photophobia. If you do not get relief from the first dose of this medicine, do not take a second dose without first talking to your healthcare provider. Use of this medicine for 10 or more days per month may exacerbate headaches; use a headache diary to record how often you have a headache and when you take this medicine. Follow the instruction leaflet for the correct administration of the nasal spray, subcutaneous injection or autoinjector device and the safe disposal of syringes and needles after use. Drowsiness may occur during a migraine or during its treatment with sumatriptan. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you.