Hyperserotonemia; Serotonergic syndrome
Always tell all of your healthcare providers what medicines you take. Patients who take triptans with SSRIs or SNRIs should be closely followed, especially right after starting a medicine or increasing its dosage.
US Food and Drug Administration. FDA Public Health Advisory: Combined Use of 5-Hydroxytryptamine Receptor Agonists (Triptans), Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) or Selective...Read more
Several people have emailed me recently, concerned about taking triptans (Imitrex, Maxalt, Zomig, etc.) for their Migraines while taking... Read more »
Full Question: I am a 59 year old female with a history of migraine headaches. I have found great success with Imitrex Nasal spray, giving... Read more »
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