Review: could Imitrex cause Treatment - hives?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 11, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
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Imitrex (latest outcomes from 5,955 users) has active ingredients of sumatriptan succinate. It is often used in migraine, migraine with aura. Commonly reported side effects of Imitrex include nausea, nausea aggravated, pain exacerbated, pain relief by acupuncture, acupuncture and pain.
Treatment - hives
Treatment - hives (latest reports from 2,756 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, stress and anxiety, hypothyroidism.
On Mar, 3, 2014: 4,692 people reported to have side effects when taking Imitrex. Among them, 1 people (0.02%) has Treatment - Hives.
Time on Imitrex when people have Treatment - hives * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Treatment - hives||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Treatment - hives when taking Imitrex * :
|Treatment - hives||100.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Treatment - hives when taking Imitrex * :
|Treatment - hives||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Treatment - hives when taking Imitrex ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Treatment - hives||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Treatment - hives ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Seasonal allergy (1 people, 100.00%)
- Migraine (1 people, 100.00%)
- Rosacea (1 people, 100.00%)
- Pmdd (1 people, 100.00%)
- Diuretic effect (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyrtec (1 people, 100.00%)
- Oracea (1 people, 100.00%)
- Sertraline hydrochloride (1 people, 100.00%)
- Hydrochlorothiazide (1 people, 100.00%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (1 people, 100.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (5 days ago):
I am in my 40s and I work in college admissions. Ive never experienced migraines before and have been otherwise healthy. I fell hitting my head and was prescribed this medicine. Using this med had me in the hospital twice, I have severe hair loss, and what the er Dr says is syncope that makes me pass out. The Dr wants to try something new but look at me, in a profession where you're always in the public eye, almost bald and still suffering migraines.This is life altering but is being treated as , just one of those things...its depressing
Kart on Mar, 7, 2014:
Hi I'm male, 24, of Sri Lankan origin but born and raised in the United Kingdom, I'm adding these details as it was requested when attempting to reply to you.
My question is was this on Modafinil/Provigil/Nuvigil and if so which one please?
The comment below you is talking about statin which is a cholesterol reducing drug, so was wondering whether you were talking about the same. Thanks in advance.
From this study (1 week ago):
Venlafaxine was started for major depression and anti-anxiety. Hives broke out 6 months after begin date of Venlafaxine. Allergist has prescribed/recommended the rest of the anti-histamine drugs. Hives and depression still linger.
From this study (2 weeks ago):
8 days ago suffered a concussion from a car accident. Still experiencing headaches. Motrin not effective. Would like to try Sumatriptan but not sure of interaction with meds taken for P.O.T.S.
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