almotriptan


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Related to almotriptan: Frovatriptan, Eletriptan, sumatriptan
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almotriptan

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Table 1 Medications associated with serotonin syndrome Class Medication(s) Antidepressants Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors, tricyclic antidepressants Monoamine oxidase inhibitors Trazodone Mirtazapine Triptans Almotriptan, eletriptan, frovatriptan, naratriptan, rizatriptan, sumatriptan, zolmitriptan Anxiolytics Buspirone Antiemetics Ondansetron, granisetron, metoclopramide Herbal supplements St.
Almotriptan (Axert) is available as an oral tablet.
Disposition and metabolism of almotriptan in rats, dogs and monkeys.
Participant #7 suffered from iron deficiency anaemia and anxiety disorder, had a history of migraines and was treated with iron supplements, almotriptan (Axert[R]), and amitriptyline (Elavil[R]).
The company says that it has distributed almotriptan tablets USP, 6.25 and 12.5, the generic version of Janssen Pharmaceuticals' Axert used for the treatment of migraine attacks as well as for nevirapine extended-release tablets, 100 mg, the generic version of Boehringer Ingelheim Corp.'s Viramune XR.
Pharmaceutical company Mylan NV (Nasdaq:MYL) (TASE:MYL) reported on Tuesday the availability of Almotriptan Tablets USP, 6.25 mg and 12.5 mg in the US market.
This class of medications includes naratriptan, rizatriptan, eletriptan, sumatriptan, zolmitriptan, almotriptan, and frovatriptan.
The triptan drugs (e.g., 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." All triptans share similar pharmacodynamics but each of them comprises a different pharmacokinetic profile which makes each of them a unique of its kind.
The headache clinic initially placed the patient on almotriptan, co-enzyme Q10 and quetiapine as needed to her regimen.
Specific triptans include naratriptan (Amerge), rizatriptan (Maxalt), sumatriptan (Imitrex), zolmitriptan (Zomig), almotriptan (Axert), frovatriptan (Frova) and eletriptan (Relpax).