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What If I Overdose on This Medicine?People who take too much sumatriptan may have overdose symptoms that could include:
- Swelling in the arms or legs
- Wide or dilated pupils
- Increased saliva and watery eyes.
How Should Sumatriptan Be Stored?Sumatriptan should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture or heat. The tablets should be kept in an airtight container. Keep the tablets in their original blister package until you need to use them.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?Sumatriptan is not intended to be taken on a regular basis. It should be taken only during a migraine headache.
Available StrengthsSumatriptan tablets (Imitrex) are available in three strengths:
- Sumatriptan 25 mg
- Sumatriptan 50 mg
- Sumatriptan 100 mg.
- Sumatriptan nasal spray 5 mg
- Sumatriptan nasal spray 20 mg.
- Sumatriptan 4 mg
- Sumatriptan 6 mg.