Drug class review on triptans final report update 3

Triptans, also called serotonin 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT)(1B/1D) agonists, are used to treat migraine and certain other headaches. Comparing the clinical efficacy and adverse effects of the different triptans has been an area of considerable interest to researchers and patients, but is complex beca...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Helfand, Mark
Corporate Author: Oregon Health & Science University Evidence-based Practice Center
Other Authors: Peterson, Kim
Format: eBook
Published: Portland, Or. Oregon Health & Science University, Evidence-Based Practice Center c2005, 2005
Series:Drug class reviews
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references