Disease Information for Triptans/5HT/1 agonist Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Regional pallor/vasospasm
Vasospasm of extremities/Signs
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Migraine headache/Migraineurs
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Angina pectoris
Angina, spasm type
Angina, unstable/crescendo/intermediate syndrome
Coronary ischemia
Drug induced Angina/Coronary vasospasm
Ischemia, cardiac
Myocardial infarction, acute
Peripheral arterial blockage/limb ischemia
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Triptans/5HT/1 agonist effect/toxicity
DRUG/Group term or type of medication
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Myocardial Ischemia Non-Arteriosclerosis
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Contraindication
RX/Serotonin reuptake inhibitor
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose may repeat
DRUG/Dose One time
Definition

Anti-Migraine drugs. Triptan or 5-HT1 agonist group of medications. Used for acute migraine. Oral, parenteral and nasal spray preparations. Can cause vasocronstriction and dangerous in HASHD/angina patients. Some examples are Sumatriptan, Zolmitriptan, and Rizatriptan.

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