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Overdose With Eletriptan

In studies before eletriptan was approved, doses as high as 120 mg did not cause any serious side effects. However, it is thought that an overdose might cause high blood pressure (hypertension) or other, more serious heart problems.
 
Therefore, if you happen to overdose on this medication, seek medical attention immediately.
 
(Click Relpax Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Methods

Eletriptan should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture or heat. Keep the tablets in an airtight container.
 
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

Eletriptan is not intended to be taken on a regular basis. You should take it only during a migraine headache.
  

Is There a Generic Form of Eletriptan?

Eletriptan is sold under the brand name Relpax. There is currently no generic eletriptan licensed for sale.
 
(Click Generic Relpax for more information.)
 

Who Makes This Medication?

Eletriptan is made by Pfizer.
 

Eletriptan Strengths

Eletriptan tablets are available in two strengths:
 
  • Eletriptan 20 mg tablets
  • Eletriptan 40 mg tablets.
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