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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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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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Zolmitriptan is a selective serotonin receptor agonist of the 1B and 1D subtypes. It is a triptan, used in the acute treatment of migraine attacks with or without aura (symptom) and cluster headaches.Zolmitriptan is marketed by AstraZeneca with the brand...
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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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Zolmitriptan is a selective serotonin receptor agonist of the 1B and 1D subtypes. It is a triptan, used in the acute treatment of migraine attacks with or without aura (symptom) and cluster headaches.Zolmitriptan is marketed by AstraZeneca with the brand...
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ally did help considerably, I felt so much better on it...
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" Yup, sadly I tried the imetrex/sumatriptan but was allergic to it. The zomig really did help considerably, I felt so much better on it. Sadly it ...few hours and the headaches came back. Since its... "

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used Sumatriptan and found it to be really effective! I was...
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" Hi Jezzamck yes I have used Sumatriptan and found it to be really effective! I was on it got many years but my neurologist changed me now to zomig nasal sprays which I take with diclofenac as quickly... "

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Zomig per month. I split them in two that works sometimes....
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" Zomig is the only thing for me I tried them all the sumatriptan works too slow for me ...Va gives me 9 Zomig per month. I split them in two that works sometimes. They tried to put me on the sumatriptan... "

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is good or I take a nasal spray called Zomig. You...
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" Sumatriptan is good or I take a nasal spray called Zomig. You didn't say what you have tried already? I... "

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Zomig by my Neurologist, I have severe headaches....
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" \"I was prescribed Zomig by my Neurologist, I have severe headaches. After taking it, it would kick-in in about 30 minutes and the pain would go away. However, after taking sumatriptan instead of... "

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taking sumatriptan/zomig and this is that I listen to a...
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" ...more than a headache. I take zomig and that usually works but I also sometimes ...- I might need a zomig = I will go and take one straight away. Occasionally they don't work and I am a ...I use in... "

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have great success with migraines using Zomig and have been...
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" I have great success with migraines using Zomig and have been very hesitant to try imitrix (sumatriptan) due to the side effects my doctor has mentioned. I have been using Canada Meds for 2.5 Zomig... "

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zaps the headache within 15 minutes without any side effect...
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" \"I have used Zomig 5mg for years and often one half of a tablet zaps the headache within 15 minutes without any side effects at all. Since becoming eligible for Medicare my prescription plan has... "

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Now I take Zomig (zolmitriptan, I think is the generic...
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" Awww. I used to take sumatriptan as well, and it didn't do a thing. Now I take Zomig (zolmitriptan, I think is the generic name) which surprisingly does help a little. It reduces the duration of the... "

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unding a half hour into the wedding, had a seizure, head...
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" ...So I took the zomig (minor headache at the time) an hour before the wedding. Hoping it would prevent the onslaught that the wedding would bring. Nope. My head was pounding a half hour into the... "

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