SUMINATE - 50mg
SUMINATE 50 - Contains SumatrIptan Succinate 50 mg is a selective serotonin receptor agonist belongs to the Triptan group of drugs (like Rizatriptan, Naratriptan, Zolmitriptan, Eletriptan, Almotriptan, Frovatriptan and Avitriptan) used for the treatment of Migraine & Cluster Headaches.
SUMINATE 50mg - WORKING MECHANISM
Sumatriptan , being a 5HT receptor agonist, it exhibits its therapeutic action by acting at the specific receptors which is present on the cranial nerves and veins causes vasoconstriction (by narrowing the blood vessels) of the dilated arteries and thereby sumatriptan brings down the vascular inflammatory symptoms & pains associated with migraine. Sumatriptan also decreases the action of trigeminal nerve (which releases the natural substances which causes migraine) in the brain thereby helps to reduce the pain in the patients suffering from cluster headaches.
Sumatriptan - Dosage Regimen:
For migraine Headache:
Sumatriptan 50mg tablet has to be taken orally with water before or after food. The Second dose is to be taken if migraine symptoms persist but only after 2 complete hours after the first dose. The per day maximum dose should not exceed more than 200mg.
SUMATRIPTAN 50mg -Side Effects:
The commonly occurred side effects with Sumatriptan include: Stomach upset, Vomiting, Dullness( fatigue), tingling feeling, headaches other than migraine , Dizziness , Flushing & sedation(drowsiness).
Some patients (very rarely)may experience the following adverse effects such as
High Blood Pressure (Hypertension), Vision problems, difficulty in breathing & Chest pain.
SUMATRIPTAN – Buying Information
Sumatriptan is available in three different strengths as 25mg, 50mg & 100mg tablets in a strip of 1 tablet & 2 tablets. Online drug dealers are selling the medication on very affordable rates this season. As a New year offer, high discounts on drugs are offering, avail the deals and save your money. sumatriptan (Imitrex, Imigran, Cinie, Illument, Migriptan