The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Zolmitriptan for Migraine
February 27, 1998 (Issue: 1021)Zolmitriptan (Zomig - Zeneca), a selective serotonin (5-HT1)-receptor agonist, is now available in the USA for oral treatment of migraine headache. Zomitriptan structurally resembles sumatriptan (Imitrex - Medical Letter 34:91, 1992). Drugs currently...more
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