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Naratriptan Side Effects

Naratriptan Side Effects to Report

There are a number of side effects with naratriptan that you should report to your healthcare provider. These include, but are not limited to:
 
  • Severe chest pain or tightness (see Amerge and Heart Problems)
  • Shortness of breath
  • Sudden, severe abdominal pain (or stomach pain)
  • Bloody diarrhea
  • Changes in vision, including loss of vision
  • Dizziness, lightheadedness, or fainting
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, including unexplained skin rashes, itching, hives, wheezing or shortness of breath, and unexplained swelling.
     
Taking naratriptan with certain antidepressants can increase your risk of a group of dangerous symptoms called serotonin syndrome. Contact your healthcare provider immediately if you have the following symptoms of serotonin syndrome:
 
  • Confusion
  • Seeing or hearing things that are not really there (hallucinations)
  • A fast heartbeat (tachycardia)
  • Fainting
  • Fever
  • Sweating
  • Muscle spasms
  • Difficulty walking
  • Diarrhea.
     

Rare Naratriptan Side Effects

There are other possible naratriptan side effects that can occur. These side effects occurred in 1 percent or less of patients taking naratriptan. In the case of these problems, it is difficult to tell whether they are the result of naratriptan or other factors.
 
Some of these rare side effects of naratriptan include, but are not limited to:
 
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