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 Imitrex (Generic)

Imitrex (Generic)

Imitrex Summary

Sumatriptan available under the trademark name Imitrex is a medication used for the treatment of migraine and cluster headaches. It comes from a type of drugs known as triptans. Triptans are not similar to pain relievers, rather they act by reversing the modifications in the brain which can cause migraines. Imitrex (Sumatriptan) and medications of its class can be taken by those who have < 10 migraines during a month and whose discomfort is not sufficiently eliminated by simple analgesics such as paracetamol, ibuprofen and aspirin. It is not impacted by food, so you may take it irrespective of your last meal. You need to take Sumatriptan with some liquid. You can take the Sumatriptan at any point during the migraine but for the very best outcomes, take a Imitrex (Sumatriptan) tablet as quickly as you feel a migraine attackis going to start. Nevertheless, you need to not take a tablet to prevent an attack. The advised dosage for grownups is fifty milligram swallowed entire with water. Don't take more than 300milligram total in 24 Hr. Typical adverse effects, impacting less than 1 in 10 people, can consist of nausea, vomiting, exhaustion or drowsiness, or dizziness.

Ordering Imitrex online

Acquiring Sumatriptan at our site is quick and very convinient. However you must take your treatment carefully. Constantly remember to consult your physician first even if you have already read the instruction cautiously and you are sure this medication will finally comfort you.

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Uses

Generic Imitrex provides relieve from migraine headaches by narrowing blood vessels in the brain. The medication also reduces the amount of substances in the brain that cause headache, nausea, light and sound sensitivity and other symptoms. Generic Imitrex is used only to treat a headache attack that has already started and does not prevent migraines.

How to take

Take one dose of Generic Imitrex as soon as you identify the first signs of a migraine attack. Take extra doses only as prescribed by your doctor and never take more than 200mg in 24 hours. Swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water, without crashing or chewing it.

Side effects

DO NOT use the medication if you are allergic to it. If you experience any symptoms associated with allergies such as difficulty breathing, hives, swollen tongue etc., stop using the medication and seek urgent medical help.

Taking Generic Imitrex may cause flushing, dizziness, sleepiness, stiffness, tingling sensation, fatigue and higher body temperature. If any of these side effects persist or become bothersome, notify your doctor.

Precautions

Inform your doctor if any of the following conditions apply to you: heart disorders, coronary artery disease, kidney or liver disease, high blood pressure or allergies.

Generic Imitrex may have a sleeping effect, especially if combined with alcohol; avoid taking it before driving or other activities that require mental alertness.

The use of Generic Imitrex by older patients is not recommended due to higher probability of side effects.

Use Generic Imitrex during pregnancy only after the benefits and risks have been evaluated by your doctor. The medication can pass into breast milk, although its effects on nursing infants is still unknown.

Drug interactions

Notify your healthcare provider on all medications you are taking, especially: ergotamine medications, headache medicines, MAO inhibitors (linezolid, furazolidone, phenelzine, tranylcypromine, selegiline), weight control drugs and antidepressants.

Do not combine Generic Imitrex with MAO inhibitors or take it at least two weeks after ending the course of MAO inhibitors. Take ergotamine medications 24 hours before or after taking Generic Imitrex.

In case you are having doubts about other medications you are taking, do not hesitate to consult your doctor.

Missed dose

Generic Imitrex should be taken after the start of a migrain attack.Two doses should never be taken at the same time.

Storage

Generic Imitrex should be stored between 59°F and 86°F (15°C and 30°C) away from light and heat, and out of reach of children and pets. Do not store the medication in the bathroom.

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