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Only acute treatment of migraine attacks with or without aura in adults.


Single dose of 1-2.5mg orally with fluid. If patient has only partial response, the dose may be repeated once after 4 hours. Maximum dose of 5mg in 24 hours. Mild to moderate renal or hepatic impairment: maximum daily dose 2.5mg in 24 hours and a lower starting doses should be considered.


Hypersensitivity, severe hepatic or renal impairment, Ischemic heart disease, uncontrolled HTN hemiplegic or basilar migraine, cerebrovascular syndrome, PVD.

Special Precautions

Try to limit use to 2 day/week as over use may cause rebound migraine, do not use within 24 hours of another 5HT1 agonist or ergot derivates. Use with caution n childred, pregnancy and lactation.

Side Effects

Severe allergic reactions, dizziness, drowsiness, tingling of the hand or feet, fatigue, nausea, dry mouth, unsteadiness, chest pain/pressure, throat pain/pressure, irregular pulse, one sided muscular weakness, vision problem, cold/bluish hands or feet, stomach pain, bloody diarrhea, mental/mood change, myocardial infarction, coronary artery vasospasm.

Drug Interactions

Serotonin syndrome may occur during combined use with SSRIs or SNRIs.

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