he gave me this med to take for my head acks adn i cant take it when i have a really bad ack my bottle says take one tablet by mouth every 3 days when needed
No that doesn't sound right.
Sumatriptan is given to treat a migraine that has started or is about to start.
It is not used as a preventative treatment.
Ring your doctor or pharmacist for clarification of instructions.
For more information see:
- Sumatriptan Information for Consumers
- Sumatriptan Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Sumatriptan (detailed)
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