Almotriptan 12.5mg Tablets

 
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12.5mg
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Almotriptan is a medication used to treat migraine headaches. It works by narrowing the blood vessels in the brain, which helps to stop the pain signals from spreading. Almotriptan comes as a tablet that is taken by mouth. It is usually taken when the headache has already started, although it may be taken as soon as you feel a migraine coming on.

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Description

What Are Almotriptan 12.5mg Tablets?

Almotriptan 12.5mg tablets are a medication used to treat migraines. It is a selective serotonin receptor agonist, which means it works by binding to and stimulating the serotonin receptors in the brain. This action helps to reduce the pain and other symptoms of migraines.

 

How Does Almotriptan 12.5mg Tablets Work?

Almotriptan 12.5mg Tablet is a prescription medication used to treat migraines. It belongs to a class of medications called selective serotonin receptor agonists, which work by blocking the release of a substance called serotonin in the brain. Serotonin is a natural chemical that helps to regulate mood and can cause headaches. �By blocking the release of Serotonin it helps to narrow the blood vessels around the brain, thus relieving swelling, pain, pressure and other symptoms of a migraine headache.

 

What Does Almotriptan 12.5mg Tablets Treat?

  • Nausea
  • Headaches
  • Sensitivity to light
  • Sensitivity to noise
  • Persistent pain in the head.

Warnings

  • If you are taking other medications, it is important to speak with your healthcare provider before starting to take Almotriptan.
  • Do not use Almotriptan when pregnant or breastfeeding before informing your doctor.
  • You should not take Almotriptan if you are allergic to any of its ingredients.
  • You should not administer Almotriptan to children below 18 years without the approval of a doctor.
  • Do not take Almotriptan if you have a heart, liver or high blood pressure problem.
  • Do not continue with the medication if you start experiencing adverse side effects without informing your doctor.

Directions

  • Always follow the instructions prescribed by your doctor, or read the information provided on the package leaflet.
  • Take the medication as soon as the headache begins.
  • Almotriptan should be administered orally and can be taken with or without food.
  • The tablets should be swallowed whole with some water without crushing or chewing.
  • The dose may vary depending on the person�s condition and response to the treatment, however, only two doses should be taken within a day.

Ingredients

  • The active ingredient in Almotriptan is Almotriptan.
  • The inactive ingredients are sodium starch glycolate, Macrogol, Mannitol,: Hypromellose, carnauba wax, microcrystalline cellulose, povidone, titanium dioxide, sodium stearyl fumarate Coating material.

Side Effects

  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Nausea
  • Tiredness
  • Shortness of breath