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Condition: Migraine Headache
10/2/2014 1:54:40 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have had migraine headaches most my life and so far this is working with no side effects.

Condition: Migraine Headache
8/16/2014 7:02:23 PM

Reviewer: kay, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Have taken for 20 yrs. Back then, a pharmacist told me it had the fewest side effects, but works slower, taking an hour to feel better. What I've learned is that I can take less than the whole pill of 2.5 mg. It's always been safe for me to do this. What also is important is to act quickly when a migraine starts, and then taking a small amount works. To get some relief in 10-15 minutes, i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Headache
3/5/2014 7:19:49 PM

Reviewer: Jim, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I get occasional migraine or cluster headaches. Naratriptan was tried after some of the other triptan family drugs failed or resulted in undesirable side effects, such as jaw pain and rebound headaches. This relieves the headache, but makes me sleep and must miss work when on this drug. If only they can find out what the trigger(s) is/are for these and treat with a prophylactic drug that won't ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Headache
2/21/2014 9:16:31 AM

Reviewer: gilly, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
with naramig i can at least function at work all be it a little slothlike; i get one sided migraines alternating but its when i get a central one involving both sides the Naramig helps to reduce the effects of the attack but have to go to bed for 3:4 hours.

Condition: Migraine Headache
5/2/2013 11:08:03 PM

Reviewer: not4me, 45-54 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I used a generic 2.5 tablet. I got little relief from pain. The side effects are almost unbearable. Stomach pain lasts for two days after dose. My usual happy self turns to a most unusual very agitated mental state. It causes my neck and jaw to cramp so tightly it adds pain to my headache. I got much better relief on Relpax which had no bad side effects. But insurance refuses to cover the Relpax : ... Show Full Comment

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