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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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Imitrex vs Relpax

Imitrex
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Other name: Sumatriptan Sumatriptan
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
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3.0
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Helpfulness
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3.6
Concern level
3.2
Helpfulness
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4.4
Concern level
3.2
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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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Allergies
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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...
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" Imitrex didn't do anything for me. Relpax works about 98% of the time for me, the other 2% really really really suckss. It makes... "

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Imitrex works better, but gives me heart palpatations for...
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" ...per month). Abortives - either Imitrex or Relpax. Imitrex works better, but gives me heart palpatations for two weeks after ...was on 100 mg). Seems to get rid of the migraine as quickly and effectively... "

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only effects I noticed were a mild warm tingling sensation...
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" ...effects 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... "

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me. I have tried Imitrex and others nothing has worked as...
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" I get 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... "

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I felt like my throat was closing and I felt tingly all...
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" ...got when taking imitrex. Relpax worked a lot better for me and I didnt have ...symptoms. Whenever I took imitrex I felt like my throat was closing and I felt... "

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's similar to Imitrex only better. A neurologist at Mass Ge...
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" ...the poopies. Another reason not to get addicted. When you're done with ...whole pregnancy thing, I highly recommend Relpax. It's similar to Imitrex only better. A neurologist at Mass... "

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I have just decided might be a side affect of the Relpax...
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" ...work 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... "

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

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

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've now been switched to Relpax, that works better for m...
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" ...a visit to the neurologist. I first took Imitrex, that worked well, I've now been switched to Relpax, that works better for me, less nausea. I've eliminated Chocolate MSG many processed foods and... "

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