What is Sumatriptan?
Sumatriptan Tablet is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Acute Migraine Attacks and other conditions.
Sumatriptan Tablet contains Sumatriptan Succinate as an active ingredient.
Sumatriptan Tablet works by stopping the pain signals sent to the brain.
Detailed information related to Sumatriptan Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Sumatriptan Tablet Uses
Sumatriptan Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
· Acute Migraine Attacks
Sumatriptan Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Sumatriptan Tablet improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
· Stopping the pain signals sent to the brain.
Sumatriptan Tablet – Composition and Active Ingredients
Sumatriptan Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
· Sumatriptan Succinate
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Sumatriptan Tablet – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Sumatriptan Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
· Fluttering Or Tightness In The Chest
· Swelling Of Eyelids Or Face Or Lips
· Skin Rash
· Red Spots Or Hives
Sumatriptan Tablet – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
· Do not drive or operate machinery
· Limit alcoholic beverages