Side effect(s) of Almotriptan

Review the side-effects of Almotriptan as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

  Most Common
- Nausea, drowsiness, headache, tingling and dry mouth.

  Body as whole
- Abdominal cramp or pain, chills, back, chest and neck pain, fatigue and rigid neck.

- Dilation of blood vessel, palpitations and fast heart rate.

- Diarrhea, vomiting, stomach upset, stomach and intestine inflammation and increased thirst.

- Increased sugar and serum creatine phosphokinase level.

- Muscle pain.

  Central Nervous System
- Dizziness, drowsiness, tremor, weakness, fainting, anxiety, sensory loss, restlessness and shakiness.

- Inflammation of respiratory path and difficulty in breathing,

- Excessive sweating, itching and rash.

- Ear pain and ringing in the ear.

- Painful menstruation.

  Potentially Fatal
: Serious heart disease.

Other Precautions :

Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Almotriptan

Almotriptan is prescribed to treat a headache caused due to migraine attacks with or without aura, a perception or sensitivity to light, strange noise, and unpleasant smell with confusing thoughts.

Trade Names for Almotriptan

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