almotriptan


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Related to almotriptan: Frovatriptan, Eletriptan, sumatriptan
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almotriptan

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Disposition and metabolism of almotriptan in rats, dogs and monkeys.
Ajanta Pharma has confirmed that it has gained US FDA approval for Almotriptan Malate tablets.
The company says that it has distributed almotriptan tablets USP, 6.
Pharmaceutical company Mylan NV (Nasdaq:MYL) (TASE:MYL) reported on Tuesday the availability of Almotriptan Tablets USP, 6.
This class of medications includes naratriptan, rizatriptan, eletriptan, sumatriptan, zolmitriptan, almotriptan, and frovatriptan.
According to current clinical practice and IHS, triptans can be broadly classified into two main categories based on efficacy to achieve pain-free response after 2 hours of per oral administration of dosage form, namely, high efficacy triptans comprising sumatriptan, zolmitriptan, rizatriptan, eletriptan, and almotriptan and low efficacy triptans comprising naratriptan and frovatriptan [7-9].
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).
Jones also notes that some of the medications used to treat migraines, specifically the potent vasoconstrictors, such as almotriptan (Axert) and sumatriptan (Imitrex), actually cause blood vessels in the heart to constrict and can cause chest pain and, rarely, heart attacks.
At the congress, she presented a secondary analysis of data from a published, double-blind, randomized, multicenter crossover trial of frovatriptan (Frova) versus almotriptan (Axert) for the acute treatment of migraine (J.
SYMPTOM RELIEF (ABORTIVE) Analgesics Aspirin or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) Triptans Sumatriptan (Imitrex), zolmitriptan (Zomig), rizatriptan (Maxalt), almotriptan (Axert), and frovatriptan (Frova) Ergot-derivatives Ergotamine (Cafergot, Ercaf, Wigraine), dihydroergotamine (Migranal) PREVENTIVE MEDICINE Blood pressure/cardiac Beta-blockers, calcium channel blockers medications Tricyclic antidepressants Amitriptyline (Elavil), nortriptyline Pamelor) Anti-seizure medications Topiramate (Topamax), divalproex sodium (Depakote)
32) Seven triptans exist, including almotriptan, eletriptan, frovatriptan, naratriptan, rizatriptan, sumatriptan, and zolmitriptan.