Zomig Nasal Spray
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Zomig Nasal Spray
Zomig Nasal Spray Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is zolmitriptan nasal (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
- What are the possible side effects of zolmitriptan nasal (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
- What is the most important information I should know about zolmitriptan nasal (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using zolmitriptan nasal (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
- How should I use zolmitriptan nasal (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
- What happens if I overdose (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
- What should I avoid while using zolmitriptan nasal (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
- What other drugs will affect zolmitriptan nasal (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
Since zolmitriptan is used as needed, it does not have a daily dosing schedule. Call your doctor promptly if your symptoms do not improve after using zolmitriptan.
After using zolmitriptan, you must wait two (2) hours before using it a second time. Do not use more than 10 mg of zolmitriptan in 24 hours.
What happens if I overdose (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
What should I avoid while using zolmitriptan nasal (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
Do not use zolmitriptan within 24 hours before or after using another migraine headache medicine, including:
- zolmitriptan tablets, almotriptan (Axert), eletriptan (Relpax), frovatriptan (Frova), naratriptan (Amerge), rizatriptan (Maxalt, Maxalt-MLT), or sumatriptan (Imitrex, Treximet); or
- ergot medicine such as ergotamine (Ergomar, Cafergot, Migergot), dihydroergotamine (D.H.E. 45, Migranal), or methylergonovine (Methergine).
Zolmitriptan may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be alert.
What other drugs will affect zolmitriptan nasal (Zomig Nasal Spray)?
Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use, especially:
- cimetidine (Tagamet); or
- an antidepressant such as citalopram (Celexa), desvenlafaxine (Pristiq), duloxetine (Cymbalta), escitalopram (Lexapro), fluoxetine (Prozac, Sarafem), fluvoxamine (Luvox), paroxetine (Paxil), sertraline (Zoloft), or venlafaxine (Effexor).
This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with zolmitriptan. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about zolmitriptan nasal.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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Additional Zomig Nasal Spray Information
- Zomig Nasal Spray Drug Interactions Center: zolmitriptan nasl
- Zomig Nasal Spray Side Effects Center
- Zomig Nasal Spray Overview including Precautions
- Zomig Nasal Spray FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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