3 patient evaluations for Sumatriptan with a side effects rating of Severe

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Dec 10, 2010 (Started Jan 05, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Raynaud's phenomenon)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Can't use it as it makes the Raynauds worse. Docs NEVER told me DUH!
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Raynaud's phenomenon

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Mar 13, 2007 (Started Nov 22, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Severe (pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: pain

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Jun 1, 2002 (Started Jun 01, 2002)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I took Sumatriptan for many years, although it had considerable side effects. Sumatriptan side effects increased over time. I switched to Eletriptan, which has fewer side effects for me and works just as well.

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