Sumatriptan is similar in action to rizatriptanom, but is lighter and slightly pronounced effect. Sumatriptan inhibits the activity of the trigeminal nerve. Sumatriptan is based on serotonin agonists which act selectively on certain serotonin receptors (5-hydroxytryptamine). Sumatriptan relieves migraine with aura like, and without it. Sumatriptan is effective and safe means that more than 30 years in the pharmaceutical market.
Sumatriptan constricts brain blood vessels and as a result there is reduction of pain attack. On the other vessels of the drug has no effect.
Sumatriptan is produced in the form of tablets, ampoules, intranasal sprays. Pharmacies city drug sumatriptan available on medical prescription and at very high prices. At our pharmacy you can buy the drug sumatriptan for an affordable price and without prescription.
The maximum effect occurs within 2 hours, using a spray after 1.5 hours.
Sumatriptan can be used in different age groups and causes more side effects of improper diet or lifestyle than by the drug itself.
Sumatriptan Interaction with other drugs
When using sumatriptan with nitrates - the risk of coronary artery spasm, so is not desirable to use food containing nitrates.
While the use of antidepressants may increase significantly sumatriptan plasma concentrations.
- You can not use sumatriptan to patients with ischemic heart disease.
- Contraindications sumatriptan in malignant hypertension and blood clots.
- Do not take the drug in case of hypersensitivity to the drug.
- It should refrain from taking the medication after myocardial infarction.
- You can not take the medication simultaneously with antidepressants.
- Contraindicated drug for arrhythmia and epilepsy.
- Do not take sumatriptan during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
How to take Sumatriptan?
Sumatriptan should not be used to prevent attacks.
Should take into - 50-100 mg, drinking plenty of water. The maximum daily dose when administered - 300 mg
Intranasal - 20 mg (one dose) into one nostril. Between the techniques necessary to sustain the interval 2:00
Subcutaneous - 6 mg. Reintroducing possible after 1 hour. The maximum daily dose of 12 mg.
Rectal - 25 - 50 mg. The maximum daily dose of rectal administration - 300 mg