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Migraine is a chronic neurological disorder characterized by moderate to severe headaches, and nausea. It is about three times more ...
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Topamax 26,311 Tylenol 21,257 Imitrex 17,974
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Imitrex
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Relpax
Other name: Sumatriptan (Sumatriptan)
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Sumatriptan is a triptan sulfa drug containing a sulfonamide (chemistry) group. It is used for the treatment of migraine headaches. Sumatriptan is produced and marketed by various drug manufacturers with many different trade names such as Sumatriptan, ...
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Eletriptan (also known as eletriptan hydrobromide) is a second generation triptan medication marketed and manufactured by Pfizer for the treatment of migraine headaches. It is sold in the US under the brand name Relpax...
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Nausea
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Vomiting
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Allergies
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Aura
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Tiredness
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Depression
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Dizzy
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Weakness
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Seizures
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Numbness
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Nausea
10
Tiredness
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Allergies
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Dizzy
4
Seizures
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Weight Gain
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Sumatriptan is a triptan sulfa drug containing a sulfonamide (chemistry) group. It is used for the treatment of migraine headaches. Sumatriptan is produced and marketed by various drug manufacturers with many different trade names such as Sumatriptan, ...
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Eletriptan (also known as eletriptan hydrobromide) is a second generation triptan medication marketed and manufactured by Pfizer for the treatment of migraine headaches. It is sold in the US under the brand name Relpax...
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didn't do anything for me. Relpax works about 98% of...
" ...me. Relpax works about 98% of the time for me, the other 2% really really really suckss. It makes me a little groggy and... "

Imitrex works better, but gives me heart palpatations for...
" ...Abortives - either Imitrex or Relpax. Imitrex works better, but gives me heart palpatations for two ...100 mg). Seems to get rid of the migraine as quickly ...thing I didn't like about Relpax... "

only effects I noticed were a mild warm tingling sensation...
" ...in most people. Imitrex worked for me, and the only effects I noticed were a mild warm tingling sensation in my extremities and thighs. Relpax gives me very... "

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me. I have tried Imitrex and others nothing has worked as...
" ...migraines 4 times a week. Relpax has been the best medication for me. I have tried Imitrex and others nothing has worked as well as Relpax 40mg. The downside is at times I feel very weak and my... "

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for me is the rx Relpax, not even Imitrex helped me. It...
" ...me is the rx Relpax, not even Imitrex helped me. It takes my ...I take the Advil liqui-gels, and then take a shower by candlelight, tapering down to cold for my head. Sometimes this helps to s... "

Fortunately Relpax works very well for me, and has...
" ...I used imitrex injections for a couple of years, some time ago. For a long time I had no side effects. Then, just like ...using Imitrex. Fortunately Relpax works very well for me, and has for... "

I've now been switched to Relpax, that works better for...
" ...to Relpax, that works better for me, less nausea. I've eliminated Chocolate MSG many processed foods and most of the caffeine. Mine cycle with my hormones and are made worse by strong smells, a... "

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I have just decided might be a side affect of the Relpax...
" ...or drive when taking Relpax (unlike with Imitrex - too sleepy), but I am experiencing severe low back and hip joint pain that I have just decided might be a side affect of the Relpax. Anyone else? ... "

worked for me, imitrex works better though. Zomig makes...
" Relpax has worked for me, imitrex works better though. Zomig makes my chest very tight, it mimics very painful heartburn, or an anxiety attack. I can't really take it because of that. I just have... "

too expensive I find the relpax to work better for me than...
" ...far too expensive I find the relpax to work better for me than the imitrex plus the imitrex tends to make my... "

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