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Flashcards in Neuro-Migrane Drugs Deck (19):
1

Which class of drugs can be used to treat the prodrome stage of a migraine

-Triptans
-Ergot Alkaloids

2

What class of drug is dihydroergotamine (DHE)

Ergot alkaloids

3

What class of drug is verapamil

Calcium channel blockers

4

What class of drug is eletriptan

Triptan

5

What class of drug is sumatriptan

Sumatriptan

6

What class of drug is topirimate

Anticonvulsants

7

What class of drug is propranolol

Beta blockers

8

What class of drug is almotriptan

Triptans

9

What class of drug is valporate

Anticonvulsants

10

What class of drug is rizatriptan

Triptans

11

What class of drug is amitriptyline

Tricyclics antidepressants

12

What is the mechanism of action for BOTOX neurotoxin

Cleaves SNAP-25 and prevents ACh release

13

What class of drug is Timolol

beta blockers

14

What class of drug is frovatriptan

Triptan

15

What class of drug is naratriptan

Triptans

16

What class of drug is zolmitriptan

Triptans

17

What class of drug is imipramine

Tricyclics antidepressants

18

Which class of drugs can be used to limit the frequency and severity of migraine attacks

-Beta blockers
-Tricyclics antidepressants
-Anticonvulsants
-Calcium channel blockers

19

What class of drug is ergotamine

Ergot alkaloids