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Amerge vs. Ibuprofen for Migraines

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Amerge

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/ 1,205 posts
Other Names: Naratriptan

Ibuprofen

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/ 346,532 posts
Other Names: Advil   Motrin   Nurofen   Ibu   Midol
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 1,205 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 346,532 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Naratriptan (trade names include Amerge and Naramig) is a triptan medication marketed by GlaxoSmithKline and is used for the treatment of migraine headaches. Naratriptan is available in 2.5\n mg tablets. It is a selective 5-HT1 receptor subty... Read more on Wikipedia
Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, fever, as an analgesic (pain... Read more on Wikipedia
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By omer
October 28, 2013
omer wrote
its works for me
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What patients are saying about Amerge vs. Ibuprofen

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drinking coffee, taking either ibuprofen or Exedrine, and...
...me keep headache diaries for a few months. He also wanted me to stop any caffeine I might be consuming (Goes for caffeine in medication too) After a few months of this he started me on, \"Amerge\"...
there take??? I was prescribed Amerge but I don't think it...
...regular stuff. I usually take the generic ibuprofen tables when it's a regular headache and when it feels like a migrane coming on I take ...out there take??? I was prescribed Amerge but I don...
TTC I was taking Amerge, but now I just take Tylenol...
...get migraines too. They are those fun optical migraines. Blurred vision, nausea, etc. Before I started TTC I was taking Amerge, but now I just take Tylenol if in the tww or ibuprofen if not. Talk ...
hrs a day). Now she takes Amerge (sp?) a couple of days a...
...day). Now she takes Amerge (sp?) a couple of ...must take something, I take some ibuprofen. Mom wants me to get checked out if it keeps up. Oh, and I get nasty headaches from aspartame (which, n...
which was treated with ibuprofen (2) something that...
...happen. I was just kicking around enjoying my new, migraine free life ...days I've only had the occasional headache which was treated with ibuprofen (2) something that ...my new drug Amerge. ...
I can currently only take amerge for them. I'm allergic to...
...amerge for them. I'm allergic to several migraine medications which makes things 10 times more difficult. I'm finally over the lyme disease (after 6-7 years) or at least it's not active I should sa...
to have i was used too and would just take 3 or 4 Ibprofin...
Amerge Naratriptan HCI 2.5 mg Hi ...from 2009. i am not one for pills the head aches i used to have i was used too and would just take 3 or 4 Ibprofin now i am having different head aches from th...
so. I did learn that ibuprofen daily will give you rebound...
I am 29 and have the same issues, headaches for about 5 years or so. I did learn that ibuprofen daily will give you rebound ...works. Have you tried any Imitrex, Zomig, Amerge, etc.? THese are ...
Maxalt, Relpax, Amerge, Zomig, etc- I use Relpax...
...breastfeeding (Imitrex, Maxalt, Relpax, Amerge, Zomig, etc- I use ...even being able to take ibuprofen or naproxen. I was under the impression you can take ibuprofen whilst pregnant? at least...
my third triptan - Amerge, since Imitrex and Maxalt have...
...trying my third triptan - Amerge, since Imitrex and Maxalt have ...a doozy and took the Amerge (generic equivalent) and once again, ...I am desperate and take ibuprophen, and as a rescue Tyle...
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