• Sumatriptan injection provides significant pain freedom from migraines

    12 days ago - By Healio

    A low dose of sumatriptan provided significantly higher 2-hour pain freedom and 2-hour pain relief vs. placebo, according to phase 3 trial findings presented at PainWeek.
    “The efficacy of a low dose sumatriptan injection in the acute treatment of migraine has not been previously assessed in a large, placebo-controlled study,” Stephen Landy, MD, of Baptist Medical Group in Memphis, Tennessee, and colleagues wrote.
    Researchers looked at 208 adult patients with episodic migraine with or without aura who were randomly assigned in a 1:1 ratio to self-administer either a 3-mg dose
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