Frovatriptan (By mouth)
Treats migraine headaches in adults.
FrovaThere may be other brand names for this medicine.
When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to frovatriptan, or if you have a history of heart disease, stroke, ischemic bowel disease, peripheral vascular disease, or liver disease. You should not use this medicine if you have uncontrolled high blood pressure, or hemiplegic or basilar migraine headaches. Do not use this medicine if you have used any other migraine medicine such as sumatriptan (Imitrex®), naratriptan (Amerge?), zolmitriptan (Zomig?), rizatriptan (Maxalt?), or almotriptan (Axert?) in the past 24 hours. Do not use this medicine if you have used an ergotamine medicine (such as methysergide, D.H.E. 45®, Cafergot®, or Migranal®) within the past 24 hours.
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How to Store and Dispose of This Medicine:
Drugs and Foods to Avoid:
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
Warnings While Using This Medicine:
Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:
Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088
Last Updated: 6/12/2013
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