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Sumatriptan is a triptan sulfa drug containing a sulfonamide (chemistry) group. It is used for the treatment of migraine headaches. ...Read on Wikipedia
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Does Sumatriptan cause Heart Attack?
Heart Attack is a known side effect of Sumatriptan
Patients with Heart Attack should avoid using Sumatriptan without prior consultation with a physician.Disclaimer
#32 in Sumatriptan discussions - 26 posts discuss Heart Attack with Sumatriptan. Heart Attack is #32 concern in Sumatriptan discussions.
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type drugs gave me a heart attack last summer--so...
" ...narcotic drugs now as the sumatriptan type drugs gave me a heart attack last summer--so am unable to take any of the family of triptan drugs now. Thank God my dr. started me on Depakote, and now my... "
you use Sumatriptan if you have Raynaud's syndrome?S...
" Why shouldn't you use Sumatriptan if you have Raynaud's syndrome? Sumatriptan works by causing blood vessels ...to serious cardiac effects eg. heart attack You should talk to your doctor - sumatriptan... "
olesterol that have had heart attacks. It can be a bit ov...
" ...similar dilemma. If I take too much Imitrex (sumatriptan) for my migraines I could have a heart attack. Low cholesterol is not a ...I know people with low cholesterol that have had heart attacks. It... "
sumatriptan (imitrex)....very potent vasoconstrictor....
" ...a long story short...they started me out on amitriptyline (old fashioned tricyclic antidepressant ...and severe, had me take sumatriptan (imitrex)....very potent vasoconstrictor. stuff works... "
rtery disease and had a myocardial infarction 2 years ago. M...
" ...past 6 nights. He has a history of coronary artery disease and had a myocardial infarction 2 years ago. Medications include low-dose aspirin and atenolol. He appears highly ...C) Oxygen D)... "
father had his first heart attack at 50... died at 67...
" ...married female. Been on pravastatin for several years....20 mg. For the last year or more have had terrible headaches. I then needed ANOTHER prescription for that... sumatriptan (spelling ) 100 mg.... "
y makes here feel like she's having a heart attack combi...
" ...may increase the risk of heart attack, stroke, serious stomach and intestinal ...without warning. The imitrex injection already makes here feel like she's having a heart attack combining IMITREX... "
use strok or heart attack.. you can take new and more saf...
" ...migrain.. stop using vasograin it can cause strok or heart attack.. you can take new and more safe drug like ...alsuma..these are brand name for sumatriptan.. you can use any brand... "
tually, Imetrex, which is Sumatriptan, is what sent me to...
" ...Triptans. Actually, Imetrex, which is Sumatriptan, is what sent me to ...Emergency with symptoms of a heart attack (MI). The Emergency Room Doc ...take it anymore. Just got over a Migraine. Started... "
of heart problems (heart attack, angina). But if you take...
" ...a history of heart problems (heart attack, angina). But if you take ...migraines. mommyda: You can take Imigran (Generic:Sumatriptan 50 mg). I believe they come both in nasal spray and tablet... "
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