Sumamigren (sumatriptan) coated tablets 100 mg. №2

$18.00

For rapid relief of migraine attacks, with or without aura.

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Description

Composition and form of release
The main active ingredient is sumatriptan succinate. The drug is produced and marketed in tablet form.
Indications
The drug Sumamigren relieves migraine attacks, both with and without aura.
The drug Sumamigren has serotonergic and anti-migraine effects on the patient’s body. Its components bind selectively 5-hydroxytryptamine-1-receptors on the surface of the vascular endothelium, located on the cerebral vessels, with the stimulation of vasoconstriction (narrowing of the lumen in the vessels).
This action (vasoconstriction, or vasoconstriction) and affects the elimination of the causes of migraine. In addition, Sumamigren has the ability to reduce the sensitivity of the 5th pair of cranial nerve nodes. The action of the drug Sumamigren reaches its effectiveness 30 minutes after administration.
Contraindications
The drug Sumamigren is not treated if the patient is diagnosed with ischemic heart disease, other cardiovascular pathologies, strokes, transient circulatory disorders in the brain, liver or kidney pathologies, high blood pressure that cannot be controlled by drugs, as well as during therapy with the help of monoxidase inhibitors, treatment with drugs from the ergotamine group.
Contraindicated if migraine has a hemiplegic, ophthalmoplegic or basilar etiology. Not used to treat elderly and young patients.
Use with caution if the patient has kidney or liver pathology, high blood pressure, epilepsy, a tendency to seizures, and an allergy to sulfonamides.
Application during pregnancy and lactation
Contraindicated.
Method of administration and dosage
The usual dose is 1 tablet at a dosage of 50 milligrams. You should not break the tablet in half, it will lose its therapeutic medicinal properties and will not have a therapeutic effect. With the same attack, the dose cannot be doubled, only with the next one can the dose be increased to 100 milligrams, if in the first case the drug did not have its effect.
It is permissible to apply the treatment twice a day. The maximum allowable dose per day is 300 milligrams.
Overdose
Excessive intake of the drug Sumamigren can lead to an increase in the number and intensity of side effects. In this case, the patient must be admitted to a hospital. The antidote has not yet been invented, hemodialysis is ineffective. It is necessary to rinse the stomach, prescribe the intake of enterosorbents. Treatment is symptomatic.
Side effects
Taking Sumamigren can cause side reactions from the circulatory system: vasoconstriction of the coronary arteries, a decrease or increase in pressure, tachycardia, bradycardia, arrhythmias, ischemia. Also frequent are dyspeptic disorders (in the form of nausea, vomiting, epigastric pain), allergic reactions (urticaria, rash, erythema, anaphylaxis).
Storage conditions and periods
Stored up to 3 years at temperatures up to 25 ° C.