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Zecuity is part of the Triptans class and treats Migraine. Triptans are used to treat migraines. They constrict blood vessels in the brain to relieve headaches, and may have an effect on nerve endings to further reduce pain. Zecuity is only available as a brand name drug. Compare triptans.

Availability: Zecuity has been taken off the market, but sumatriptan is still available as a tablet, nasal spray, and injection. Learn More

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Zecuity Latest News

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FDA Safety Alert: Zecuity Migraine Patches

The GoodRx Pharmacist - June 16, 2016

At the beginning of this month the FDA issued a drug safety alert for the migraine patch Zecuity (sumatriptan). At that time, the FDA planned to investigate whether the Zecuity patch came with an increased risk of serious burns and potential permanent scarring.

Now, the FDA has announced that the manufacturer of Zecuity, Teva Pharmaceuticals, has decided to temporarily stop the sales, marketing, and distribution of the Zecuity patch. See More

New Dosage Forms to Help You Take Your Medicine

The GoodRx Pharmacist - May 20, 2015

Medications these days are not only limited to traditional routes like taking a pill by mouth. A variety of new and improved dosage forms have been created with your best interests in mind.

If you have trouble remembering to take your medication, or for example, if you’re a diabetic who doesn’t like needles, one of the newer dosage forms just might be right for you!

What types of new dosage forms now exist?

  • Iontophoretic transdermal systems
  • Long-acting injections
  • Inhaled medications
  • Dissolvable tablets and films

Are there advantages to using these newer forms?

Yes—some of these new forms can help you resolve common issues like:

  • Problems swallowing medication.
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Migraine Medicine Maxalt to Go Generic!

Dr. Sharon Orrange - January 10, 2013

The triptan medications have been lifesavers for migraine sufferers. Currently, only Imitrex is available as a generic (sumatriptan is the generic name). Well now there are two and this is good for you.

Mylan has received approval from the FDA for generic Maxalt pills and Maxalt-MLT dissolvable tablets. Rizatriptan benzoate tablets and rizatriptan benzoate orally disintegrating tablets (ODT), the generic versions of Maxalt and Maxalt-MLT, are coming your way. See More

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