eletriptan


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el·e·trip·tan

 (ĕl′ə-trĭp′tăn)
n.
An oral drug of the triptan class, C22H26N2O2S, used in its hydrobromide form to treat migraine headaches.

[ele-, of unknown origin + -triptan, triptan suffix; see triptan.]
Translations

eletriptan

n eletriptán m
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Eletriptan vs sumatriptan: A double-blind placebo-controlled, multiple migraine attack study.
This class of medications includes naratriptan, rizatriptan, eletriptan, sumatriptan, zolmitriptan, almotriptan, and frovatriptan.
sumatriptan, rizatriptan, eletriptan, and almotriptan), which are used for more severe migraines, promote vasoconstriction and block pain pathways by activating certain serotonin receptors in cranial blood vessels (Bajwa 2012).
This therapeutic class comprises seven members, namely, sumatriptan, zolmitriptan, rizatriptan, eletriptan, almotriptan, naratriptan, and the latest one "frovatriptan.
Prior to evaluation and treatment at the headache clinic, she had tried multiple regimens including, over-the-counter medications, combination acetaminophen, butalbital, and caffeine, oral contraceptive pills, amitriptyline, propranolol, verapamil, gabapentin, sumpatriptan, frovatriptan, rizatriptan and eletriptan, without significant relief.
Specific triptans include naratriptan (Amerge), rizatriptan (Maxalt), sumatriptan (Imitrex), zolmitriptan (Zomig), almotriptan (Axert), frovatriptan (Frova) and eletriptan (Relpax).
He was treated with a prednisone regimen, and he was also given eletriptan for management of the acute attacks.
Al mismo tiempo existen farmacos de accion prolongada como el frovatriptan y eletriptan, cuyos efectos tardan hasta 24 horas y se emplean en la profilaxis de casos de migrana predecibles como la migrana menstrual.
John's wort), imipramine, MDMA, meperidine, nefazodone, nortriptyline, paroxetine, protriptyline, sertraline, tramadol, trazodone, venlafaxine Drugs that decrease Isocarboxazid, linezolid, phenelzine, 5-HT metabolism selegiline, tranylcypromine Drugs that are direct Almotriptan, buspirone, dihydroergotamine, 5-HT agonists eletriptan, frovatriptan, LSD, naratriptan, rizatriptan, sumatriptan, zolmitriptan Others L-tryptophan, carbamazepine, carisoprodol, droperidol, levodopa, lithium, metoclopramide, pentazocine, phenylpropanolamine 5-HT: serotonin; LSD: lysergic acid; MDMA: methylenedioxymethamphetamine Source: Reference 1
48) Eletriptan, frovatriptan, naratriptan, rizatriptan, sumatriptan, and zolmitriptan have been studied in moderate-to-severe attacks of menstrual migraine and were found to be significantly superior to placebo as acute therapies for migraine.
Hoy en dia existen nuevas terapias para el tratamiento de la migrana, dentro de ellas se encuentra un nuevo grupo de farmacos llamado Triptanos, uno de ellos es Eletriptan, con mas de tres anos de experiencia en el mercado.