Medication "Amigrenin". Instructions for use
The drug "Amigrenin" belongs to the categoryanti-migraine means. The active component is sumatriptan. After oral administration, the therapeutic effect is felt after 30 minutes. There is rapid absorption of the drug from the digestive tract, bioavailability is about 14%.
The drug "Amigrenin". Instructions for use. Indications
The medication is prescribed to eliminate acute migraine attacks.
Mode of application
The medicine is not prescribed for prophylactic purposes. For adults, the dosage is 50 mg, and in some cases 100 mg. The maximum amount of a drug per day is 300 mg. If there is no effect after the first intake, do not prescribe the drug again to eliminate the continuing attack. With a decrease in the intensity of manifestation of symptoms or their complete relief and renewal after a while, it is permissible to take the drug again within the next 24 hours. The interval between receptions is not less than 2 hours.
The drug "Amigrenin". Instructions. Adverse Reactions
Against the background of taking tablets, hyperemia is possiblemucous membranes and skin, tachycardia, arterial hypertension. In some cases, the drug can provoke an attack of angina, a feeling of heartbeat, an increase in the pressure of the transient type, transient changes in the ECG (ischemic type). To the negative consequences of taking the drug "Amigrenin" the instruction refers Raynaud's syndrome, bradycardia, a feeling of fatigue, drowsiness, increased activity of liver enzymes, dizziness, a feeling of discomfort in the stomach. The drug can cause ischemic colitis, vomiting, anaphylaxis, pruritus, visual function disorders, erythema, myalgia. On the basis of treatment, there is likely to be a sensation of compression, pressure, heat, tingling in different parts of the body.
Medication "Amigrenin". Instructions. Contraindications
No medication is prescribed for IHD (angina pectorisincluding migraines of ophthalmoplegic, basilar and hemiplegic forms, uncontrolled arterial hypertension. Contraindications include abnormalities of peripheral arteries of the occlusal type, pronounced violations of the liver, pregnancy, hypersensitivity, age to 18 years, lactation.
Medication "Amigrenin" instruction does not recommend taking simultaneously with drugs that include ergotamine or its derivatives.
The medicine "Amigrenin". Instructions. Price
The cost of the medicine is about 200 rubles.
Special care is taken when appointingmeans "Amigrenin" (patients' reviews testify to this) patients with epilepsy and hypertension of a controlled type. In the absence of effect after taking the first dosage, the diagnosis should be clarified. With caution, you need to prescribe medication to patients with a risk of developing cardiovascular pathologies. It should be borne in mind that patients with migraine are more likely to have potentially dangerous neurological diseases.