Imitrex and Drug addiction - from FDA reports
Drug addiction is reported only by a few people who take Imitrex. We study 2,361 people who have side effects while taking Imitrex from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Drug addiction. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug addiction and more.
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Imitrex has active ingredients of sumatriptan. It is often used in migraine with aura. (latest outcomes from Imitrex 2,393 users)
Drug addiction has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, drug abuse, pain, depression (latest reports from 39,935 Drug addiction patients).
On Jan, 27, 2017
2,361 people reported to have side effects when taking Imitrex.
Among them, 4 people (0.17%) have Drug Addiction
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Drug Addiction when taking Imitrex *:
- female: 75 %
- male: 25 %
Age of people who have Drug Addiction when taking Imitrex *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 100 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 0.0 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Toothaches (1 person, 25.00%)
- Paroxysmal Nocturnal Haemoglobinuria (1 person, 25.00%)
- Neoplasm Malignant (1 person, 25.00%)
- Narcolepsy (1 person, 25.00%)
- Myelodysplastic Syndrome (1 person, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Ambien (2 people, 50.00%)
- Xyrem (1 person, 25.00%)
- Valium (1 person, 25.00%)
- Neurontin (1 person, 25.00%)
- Latuda (1 person, 25.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pneumonia (2 people, 50.00%)
- Heart Palpitations (1 person, 25.00%)
- Drug Withdrawal Syndrome (1 person, 25.00%)
- Drug Ineffective (1 person, 25.00%)
- Bronchitis (1 person, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have had headaches, which drs have thought were migraines, since age 14-15 and I'm 50 now. Although there have been stages of relief, they have only gotten worse of the course of my lifetime. Since the 90s when Imitrex cam out I have had quite a bit of success with relief from each headache ...
I have been taking 2 Excedrin before bed and 2 in the morning every day of my life since 1986. I decided it's been hurting my stomach since it feels nauseated sometimes or cramping. I took only one yestarday morning and had a bad headache all dayat work. Took only one this morning, too, and ...
during a stress test, my usually normal blood pressure went to 180/90. The physician hypothesized that imitrex, which I had taken the day before, was the cause. I wore a monitor for exercise for a month and the only time it happened again was when I had taken imitrex within the previous 24 ...
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