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Can I split 50mg or 100mg of Sumatriptan in half?

Posted 15 Aug 2014 by RARA77 5 answers

I am planning on getting a prescription for 50 or 100mg of Sumatriptan (generic for Imitrex) for migraines. Even the generic is expensive, almost $80 for 9 pills. I would like to split them in half to make my money go further and because I may not even need that much of the medication to knock out ...

Sumatriptan - Is there any OTC migraine medicine as good as sumatripitan?

Posted 9 Aug 2016 by Tweety60 4 answers

I've been taking sumatripitan for eight years and my doctor quit prescribing it because of my age. I am 56. I take naproxen daily for my back but it doesn't help with migraines. Also can't take excederine migraine because of the aspirin. When i get these they last about four days. I ...

How many sumatriptans do people get from their doctors monthly?

Posted 26 Mar 2017 by Diane firth 2 answers

I get 6 a month but I get migraines approx 3 times a week and they run out in the first week sometimes

Sumatriptan dose question 50mg x2?

Posted 7 Mar 2017 by John395 1 answer

I have 50mg but my doctor said I can take up to 100mg initially. Can I take two 50mg tablets at the onset or do I need a new script for 100mg tabs if I want to take a higher initial dose?

Sumatriptan - How long is sumatriptan "good" for?

Posted 25 Feb 2017 by camc53 1 answer

Do the medications sumatriptan and prednisone cause blood thinning?

Posted 24 Feb 2017 by Cindy heller 1 answer

I'm having bloody noses. I wondered if the thin blood was related to these meds I've taken?

Please help! I am 48 year old female who has migraines everyday!?

Posted 24 Oct 2016 by Tania1989 1 answer

I take birth control pills to regulate my hormones since the doctor thinks that's what is causing the migraines. I take sumatriptan for relief and it helps most of the time. Although they usually come back by the evening. I also take propranolol and amitriptyline at night. I just had my first ...

What can I take for migraine instead of Sumatriptan. I have been taking Sumatriptan for over 25?

Posted 19 Jul 2016 by Giana 1 answer

... years with no side effects. Each tablet represented one day of living instead of lying down in a dark room. I experienced a very severe side effect on the last two occasions of taking Sumatriptan. I have very severe heavy chest pains which came on 30 mins after taking Sumatriptan and the very ...

Can I take sumatriptan after taking Nurofen 684 mg an hr ago?

Posted 12 Aug 2016 by Garry998 0 answers

Very bad migraine sweating being sick been sleeping for four hours

Using SUMATRIPTAN pills lowest dosage 25mg.Only 50mg currently available. Is ok to split?

Posted 16 Jun 2016 by ieayala 0 answers

The 25 dosage is effective but I know for some medications it is not recommended to split the pill . I have been doing it. Is it ok?

Sumatriptan - Doc said I was taking too much-2 pills, 100 mg. Dangerous, or a cost issue w VA?

Posted 16 Jun 2016 by Jack Buster 0 answers

My doc said I was taking way too much... but only after he tried to get me more from the VA. If this is a cost issue, I'll have to buy my own. If it's dangerous to take 2/day for months, I'll try something else.

Migraine preventative and rescue- why is my doctor taking away my rescue?

Posted 11 May 2016 by Katylove2 2 answers

I use sumatriptan for migraines and I'm on cymbalta as a preventative. My doctor took away the sumatriptan because she thinks I am taking it too often. I have migraines everyday and I DON'T take sumatriptan everyday. I asked for an alternative and advice on how to keep the migraines ...

Sumatriptan - Why are there only 9 pills per refill?

Posted 31 May 2016 by MrsMay2 0 answers

I only get 9 pills per prescription. I wonder why, because I go through them really fast.

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