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Imitrex Dosage

Post  CharMT on Sat Apr 14, 2012 9:55 am

New to the site. I have been diagnosed with migraines for 15 years. My best relief comes from Imitrex injections and pills. I was getting 48 injections and 54 pills every 90 days. This prescription came from 4 different physicians over time. Recently my last doctor moved and I had to get a new doctor. He won't prescribe that many medications, says I am having rebound headaches. I know a migraine, and get relief from the imitrex. Anyone else have problems with misdiagnosis and prescription problems.


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Post  Brenda on Sat Apr 14, 2012 3:51 pm

My doctor won't let me take that many imitrex either. He will give me pain medication though. I have had rebound headaches, but I don't get them with my current meds. They feel different to me. I believe my doctor is more concerned about imitrex's long term effects than rebound. I can't take it more than 2 times in 24 hours and no more than 2 days a week. I can take up to 3-4 doses of my pain meds daily if needed though.


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Post  rileyoday on Thu Apr 19, 2012 8:47 am

Tell the doctor you have had medication holiday and the M and headaches were more severe with no meds.
good luck.


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