Migraine Headache - Health Tips

Thoughts on Migraine Headache by Madeline Hulcher, NP
August 2022

Common side effects of triptans include:

Nausea, dizziness, flushing, tingling, neck pain, and chest tightness. 

Serious side effects should be immediately reported to a medical professional including: 

Chest pain, heart arrhythmias

Do NOT take triptans with any history of myocardial infarction, coronary artery disease, cerebrovascular accidents, hemiplegic migraines, uncontrolled hypertension, or peripheral vascular disease.

Source: Vivacare
Last updated : 2/10/2023

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