Imitrex Medication - Uses & Side Effects
Generic Name: Sumatriptan succinate
SUMATRIPTAN (Imitrex®) helps to relieve a migraine attack that starts with or without aura. Sumatriptan is not used to prevent migraine attacks. Imitrex is a headache medicine. It is believed to work by narrowing the blood vessels around the brain. It also reduces substances in the body that can trigger headache pain, nausea, sensitivity to light and sound, and other migraine symptoms.
Uses of Imitrex
Side Effects of Imitrex
If you are taking this medication, then discuss the side effects with your doctor. If you feel any change in intensity, then you should tell your doctor. Because only your doctor can determine if it is safe to continue using Imitrex. Side effects may include:
Warnings and precautions before taking Imitrex:
Drug Interaction :-
If you are taking certain drugs with Imitrex, then it may decreased, increased or altered the effects of Imitrex medicine. It is especially important to check with your doctor before combining Imitrex with the following:
When you are taking Imitrex, and you feel that overdose is suspected then contact your doctor immediately. Symptoms of an Imitrex overdose may include:-
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