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triptan MOA

Selective agonists for 5HT-1 receptor causing vasoconstriction of the cranial blood vessels and inhibit neuropeptide release and decrease pain transmission

2

Axert

almotriptan

3

Relpax

eletriptan

4

Frova

frovatriptan
longer acting
longer onset

5

Amerge

naratriptan
longer acting
longer onset

6

Maxalt

rizatriptan

7

Imitrex

sumatriptan

8

Zembrace Symtouch

sumatriptan
3mg subcutaneous injection

9

Imitrex STATdose

sumatriptan
subcutaneous pen

10

Onzetra Xsail

sumatriptan
breath actuated nasal powder

11

Treximet

sumatriptan + naproxen

12

Zomig

zolmitrioptan

13

Ergotamine MOA

Non-selective agonist of serotonin receptors which causes cerebral vasoconstriction.

14

D.H.E. 45
Migranal

dihydroergotamine

15

Fioricet

APAP + butalbital + caffeine

16

Fiorinal

ASA + butalbital + caffeine