Zolmitriptan


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6 tablets £9.99 £24.99
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What Is Zolmitriptan?

Zolmitriptan is a popular migraine treatment, which belongs to a class of medications known as triptans. Triptans are not the same as pain killers, instead they work by reversing the changes in the brain which can cause migraines. By reversing these changes, Zolmitriptan works to treat the cause of the migraine as well as reducing the symptoms.

How does Zolmitriptan Work?

Zolmitriptan works by stimulating receptors called serotonin (or 5HT) receptors that are found in the brain, which causes the blood vessels in the brain to contract. The narrowing of the blood vessels reverses the widening, which is thought to be one of the causes of migraines.

What is a Migraine?

A migraine is a common condition, which affects millions of people across the UK. A migraine is characterized by a severe throbbing headache. Pain is usually felt at the front or side of the head. Approximately 20% of women and 7% of men experience migraines.

Side Effects

Like any medicines, Zolmitriptan can cause side effects, but not everybody may experience them. Some symptoms may be caused by the migraine itself.

Common side effects of Zolmitriptan include pain, heaviness, pressure or tightness in the chest, throat or other parts of the body, or unusual sensations, including numbness, tingling and warmth or cold. These effects may be intense but generally pass quickly. Some people also experience nausea, dry mouth and drowsiness. These side effects are usually mild and improve on their own.

Alternatives

Pain-Killers

Over the counter pain-killers such as paracetamol, aspirin or nurofen may help to reduce the symptoms of migraines. They are most effective when taken as soon as the migraine starts.

Triptans

Triptans are medications that can help to reverse the changes in the brain that may cause migraines. MedExpress offers a wide range of triptan migraine medication.

Patient Information Leaflet

Always read the patient information leaflet before commencing treatment. Patient information can be found here.

Recent Zolmitriptan Reviews

Rated 10 /10 based on 28 independent customer reviews taken by Feefo (see all MedExpress Reviews).

Date Rating Customer Review
Nov 30, 2016

Product Review:

Very good product. Works very well for me.

Service Review:

Excellent service no problems at all.

Nov 29, 2016

Product Review:

Best migraine treatment goin

Service Review:

Excellent service, fast delivery, couldn't ask for a better service

Nov 28, 2016

Product Review:

My product was zolpidem, amazing actually got some sleep!!!

Service Review:

Speedy delivery, goods arrived in a couple of days, product also brilliant

Sep 15, 2016

Product Review:

Always effective. Works usially with the hour.

Service Review:

Excellent service AA

Sep 7, 2016

Product Review:

Quick fast service.first class

Service Review:

Quick fast service.

"Excellent service by MedExpress Online Pharmacy"
By Mark on 30 November 2016

Product:

Very good product. Works very well for me.

Service:

Excellent service no problems at all.

"Excellent service by MedExpress Online Pharmacy"
By Rachel (Leeds) on 29 November 2016

Product:

Best migraine treatment goin

Service:

Excellent service, fast delivery, couldn't ask for a better service

"Return customer."
By Linda (Cumbernauld) on 15 September 2016

Product:

Always effective. Works usially with the hour.

Service:

Excellent service AA

"excellent"
By Yvonne (Gloucestershire) on 07 September 2016

Product:

Quick fast service.first class

Service:

Quick fast service.

"Great online site"
By Claire (Manchester) on 13 April 2016

Product:

This is excellent, I have suffered from migraines since age 14 and have tried just about everything. These tablets work, takes about an hour and migraine has gone. 10/10

Service:

Excellent service, quick and very easy process

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