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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of sumatriptan succinate Oral.

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Condition: Migraine Headache
10/31/2010 3:44:34 PM

Reviewer: AVLady, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
The Sumatriptan that was given to me loosely, in a bottle, is different than the foil pack according to my pharmacist. I became very ill after my pharmacy filled my Sumatriptan prescription with the white round tablet instead of foil pack. When checking with the Pharmacy, I found that the non-foil tablets contain "SULFA" which I am HIGHLY ALLERGIC TO. Therefore, I became very ill!!

Condition: Migraine Headache
10/21/2010 4:13:37 PM

Reviewer: lizz_ct, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been suffering from migrains doe as long as ai can remember. This medicine is a miracle! I dont know what i would do without it!

Condition: Migraine Headache
9/19/2010 1:43:30 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medicine works great for me and is such a relief! I take one 100 mg tablet and it can almost always completely eliminate the migraine (even when it is full on). Rarely I will take two. It usually takes a while to start working (30-45 min). I will feel no relief at all for the first 30 minutes then I start to feel a tightness in my jaw. Right after this side effect happens the migraine is ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Migraine Headache
7/22/2010 1:03:16 AM

Reviewer: kay, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:

Condition: Migraine Headache
7/3/2010 8:06:00 PM

Reviewer: Gonzo, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I'm a VA hospital patient and the VA changed me to this about 5 months ago. So far it seems to work as advertised. Only 1 time a headache came on faster than the pill could work, then the only relief is a trip to the hospital. I have only needed 1 pill 99% of the time. Recently my headaches have been increasing in frequency but the sumatriptan has been for the most part kept them at bay. ... Show Full Comment

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