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Can I cut a 20mg of relpax (eletriptan) in half and take 10mg? my first time taking it &afraid it might make my memory worse, than what it already is,& other effec
Should be ok: No significant drug interactions found. Make sure to check with prescribing doctor. ...Read more
Depends.: The first issue that must be addressed is whether triptans are effective. Once that is established, your physician will determine the appropriate usage based on the specific triptan chosen. Secondly, patients that require triptans frequently as abortive care for migraines, are likely better served by transitioning to prophylactic medications to prevent the onset of migraines. ...Read more
Yes: The two are not known to interact ...Read more
I counsalted a doctor in thailand he prescribed Eletriptan(Relpax).this is not available in my country bangladesh.what other medicine can I try?
What would happen if I took relpax (eletriptan) 40mg & it was a tension headache not a migraine ?
May solve headache: Triptan medications are known to treat a variety of headache types. There is nothing magical about triptans that they CANNOT be used in tension headaches. However, as they were tested and marketed and approved by the FDA the headache type of migraine was what was being tested. Many tension type headaches may in fact be migraines so again, you may be using exactly the right medication too. ...Read more
Friend's birthday so I want to drink moderately say 4 beers. If cause migraine can I take relpax (eletriptan) as prescribed or is this dangerous?
Took 80 mg of relpax (eletriptan) today. Can I take aleve if headache comes back? Also can I take 30 mg of temazepam tonight since did not sleep last night?
Is Imitrex basically the same as relpax (eletriptan)? I take Imitrex regut but my dr has now given me relpax (eletriptan) is it safe to take if I have had one seizure before
Migraines every day since august 2017.. imitrex 100, fioricet, relpax, amitriptyline 50 doesnt help.. MRI was normal...whats next?
Is it okay to take Cymbalta with Relpax (eletriptan) and naproxen? on the information sheet it said not to Not sure if DR looked at my meds list
Too narrow: You're on a lot more than just those 3 drugs. You need to go to Drugs.com or WebMD or another of the MANY sites that enable you to cross-reference ALL your prescriptions and also tell you WHY you shouldn't. Often the interactions are minor. But Pfizer would rather not be sued so they may overstate the risks. Definitely make sure your doc HAS looked at your medlist. ...Read more