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Zolmitriptan is a headache medicine that narrows blood vessels around the brain. Zolmitriptan also reduces substances in the body that can trigger headache pain, nausea, sensitivity to light and sound, and other migraine symptoms. Zolmitriptan nasal (for use in the nose) is used to treat migraine headaches in adults and children who are at least 12 years old. Zolmitriptan Zolmitriptan should not be used to treat a common tension headache, a headache that causes loss of movement on one side of your body, or any headache that seems to be different from your usual migraine headaches. Zolmitriptan may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Migraine Headaches


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You should not use this medicine if you have blood circulation problems, coronary heart disease, angina, Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, a lack of blood supply to the heart, uncontrolled high blood pressure, ischemic bowel disease, a history of heart attack, or if you have ever had a stroke (including a TIA or "mini-stroke"). Do not use zolmitriptan nasal if your headache seems to be different from your usual migraines.

Do not use zolmitriptan nasal if you have used an MAO inhibitor in the past 14 days. A dangerous drug interaction could occur. MAO inhibitors include isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue injection, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, tranylcypromine, and others.

Do not use zolmitriptan nasal within 24 hours before or after using another migraine headache medicine.

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