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what medications is similar to imitrex

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
4 migraine: 4 migraine rx. 50 mg doses, tabletn nasel spray, injection (single ues auto injectors), there may b a xdermal patch also. Rx med. Oral is least eff ... Read More
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A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Plenty: If indeed your headaches are migraines, there are several alternatives. Please talk to your doctor or neurologist.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Neilsen
18 years experience Family Medicine
Is it the right med?: I have seen many, many people who do not respond to typical migraine medications (imitrex, relpax, (eletriptan) maxalt, etc) because they don't have t ... Read More
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Dr. Shawn Dalton-bethea
19 years experience Pain Management
Sulfa & Codeine: Hello. You shouldn't have problems with taking codeine just because you have an allergy to sulfa. If you take a dose of codeine BY ITSELF and experien ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
57 years experience Neurology
Tolerance to the med: The best way to treat migraine is prevention, either by avoiding trigger mechanisms or medications tryptans are the only meds that can be taken even w ... Read More
A 73-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it can: Yes it can and it should not be used by patients with uncontrolled Blood Pressure and patients with history of angina
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Magdy Shaaban
40 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Drug reaction: Refractory anemia has no impact on your question. the medications you mention usually used for migraine..any medications in the world have side effec ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
You may have MOH: Sounds to me as if you may have crossed the threshold which many people do of medication overuse headaches (MOH). Stop taking all the OTC medications ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
No problem: and there is no interactions between sumatriptan and apri. Rec.: if concerned see you prescribing physician for more information.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Caution!: This is a potential risk and there are recommendations to avoid it - no actual reports of strong allergic responses yet, but if there's an alternative ... Read More
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