Imitrex Drug

Important Information about Imitrex

  • Imitrex generic name is sumatriptan
  • It is a medicine which is used to treat headaches
  • It also avoids the substances in the body which cause pain, nausea and sensitivity of vision and sound
  • It must be stored at room temperature and keep away from moisture and heat
  • Better do not use this drug if you are allergic to sumatriptan
  • Inform your doctor in advance if you have heart diseases, chest pains, blood circulation problems, ischemic bowel disease

  Imitrex Side Effects are:

  • Chest pain or heavy feeling, pain spreading to the arm or shoulder, nausea, sweating, general ill feeling
  • Sudden numbness or weakness, especially on one side of the body
  • Sudden headache, confusion, problems with vision, speech, or balance
  • Fast heart rate, agitation, muscle stiffness, hallucinations, lack of coordination, with nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea
  • Sudden and severe stomach pain and bloody diarrhea
  • Seizure
  • Numbness or tingling and a pale or blue-colored appearance in your fingers or toes

Less serious Imitrex side effects may include:

  • Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
  • Muscle pain
  • Warmth or redness under your skin
  • Pressure or heavy feeling in any part of your body
  • Sneezing, runny nose, congestion, coughs
  • Burning, numbness, pain or other irritation in your nose or throat after using the nasal spray
  • Unusual taste in your mouth after using the nasal spray
  • Dizziness, sleepiness
  • Drooling or sweating