Antimigraine

Antimigraine Drugs

Cluster headache Medication-overuse headache Migraine Post-dural puncture headache Tension-type headache This post reviews the management of headache, in particular migraine and cluster headache, and the drugs used mainly for their treatment. The mechanisms of head pain or headache…

Almotriptan Malate

(British Approved Name Modified, US Adopted Name, rINNM) Drug Nomenclature INNs in main languages (French, Latin, Russian, and Spanish): Synonyms: Almotriptán, malato de; LAS–31416 (almotriptan); PNU-180638E (almotriptan malate) BAN: Almotriptan Malate [BANM] USAN: Almotriptan Malate INN: Almotriptan Malate…

Frovatriptan

(British Approved Name, rINN) Drug Nomenclature International Nonproprietary Names (INNs) in main languages (French, Latin, Russian, and Spanish): Synonyms: Frovatriptán; Frovatriptaani; Frovatriptan; Frovatriptanum; SB-209509AX (frovatriptan or frovatriptan succinate); VML-251 (frovatriptan or frovatriptan succinate) BAN: Frovatriptan INN: Frovatriptan [rINN…

Rizatriptan Benzoate

(British Approved Name Modified, US Adopted Name, rINNM) Drug Nomenclature INNs in main languages (French, Latin, Russian, and Spanish): Synonyms: MK-0462; MK-462; Rizatriptán, benzoato de BAN: Rizatriptan Benzoate [BANM] USAN: Rizatriptan Benzoate INN: Rizatriptan Benzoate [pINNM (en)] INN:…

Pizotifen

(British Approved Name, rINN) Drug Nomenclature Synonyms: BC-105; Pitsotifeeni; Pizotifen; Pizotifeno; Pizotifenum BAN: Pizotifen USAN: Pizotyline INN: Pizotifen [rINN (en)] INN: Pizotifeno [rINN (es)] INN: Pizotifène [rINN (fr)] INN: Pizotifenum [rINN (la)] INN: Пизотифен [rINN (ru)] Chemical name:…

Zolmitriptan

(British Approved Name, US Adopted Name, rINN) Drug Nomenclature International Nonproprietary Names (INNs) in main languages (French, Latin, Russian, and Spanish): Synonyms: 311C90; Tsolmitriptaani; Zolmitriptán; Zolmitriptan; Zolmitriptanum BAN: Zolmitriptan USAN: Zolmitriptan INN: Zolmitriptan [rINN (en)] INN: Zolmitriptán [rINN…

Ergotamine Tartrate

(British Approved Name Modified, rINNM) Drug Nomenclature INNs in main languages (French, Latin, Russian, and Spanish): Synonyms: Ergotamiinitartraatti; Ergotamin-tartarát; Ergotamina, tartrato de; Ergotamini Tartras; Ergotamino tartratas; Ergotamintartrat BAN: Ergotamine Tartrate [BANM] INN: Ergotamine Tartrate [rINNM (en)] INN: Tartrato…

Sumatriptan

(British Approved Name, rINN) Drug Nomenclature International Nonproprietary Names (INNs) in main languages (French, Latin, Russian, and Spanish): Synonyms: GR-43175X; Sumatriptaani; Sumatriptan; Sumatriptanum BAN: Sumatriptan [BAN] INN: Sumatriptan [rINN (en)] INN: Sumatriptán [rINN (es)] INN: Sumatriptan [rINN (fr)]…

Naratriptan Hydrochloride

(British Approved Name Modified, US Adopted Name, rINNM) Drug Nomenclature INNs in main languages (French, Latin, Russian, and Spanish): Synonyms: GR-85548A; GR-85548X (naratriptan); Naratriptán, hidrocloruro de BAN: Naratriptan Hydrochloride [BANM] USAN: Naratriptan Hydrochloride INN: Naratriptan Hydrochloride [rINNM (en)]…

Dihydroergotamine

(British Approved Name, rINN) Drug Nomenclature International Nonproprietary Names (INNs) in main languages (French, Latin, Russian, and Spanish): Synonyms: Dihidroergotamina; Dihydroergotamiini; Dihydroergotamin; Dihydroergotaminum BAN: Dihydroergotamine INN: Dihydroergotamine [rINN (en)] INN: Dihidroergotamina [rINN (es)] INN: Dihydroergotamine [rINN (fr)] INN:…