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Sumatriptan (subcutaneous route of administration) for acute migraine attacks in adults.

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BACKGROUND: Migraine is a highly disabling condition for the individual and also has wide-reaching implications for society, healthcare services, and the economy. Sumatriptan is an abortive medication for migraine attacks, belonging to the triptan family. Subcutaneous administration may be preferable to oral for individuals experiencing nausea and/or vomiting OBJECTIVES: To determine the efficacy and tolerability of subcutaneous sumatriptan compared to placebo and other active interventions i...

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10.1002/14651858.cd009665

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Journal:
Cochrane database of systematic reviews More from this journal
Volume:
2
Issue:
2
Pages:
CD009665
Publication date:
2012-01-01
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EISSN:
1469-493X
ISSN:
1469-493X
Language:
English
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pubs:272900
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uuid:8f5b2cbe-1fd0-42cd-801e-4c948d7e9315
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pubs:272900
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272900
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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