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A 48-year-old female asked:

can i have my imitrex (sumatriptan) stat dose having had a steroid shot yesterday?

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Dr. Frank Pancotto
Gastroenterology 46 years experience
Yes: No contraindication to use.
Dr. Michael Ekizian
A Verified Doctor answered
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Yes: Sumatriptan is a serotonin receptor agonist used for the managment of acute migraine or cluster headache, and not for migraine prevention. There are no significant drug interactions between corticosteroids and sumatriptan.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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