Zolmitriptan Orodispersible


Zolmitriptan Orodispersible

Zolmitriptan is the active ingredient in the prescription medication used for the treatment of migraine symptoms such as headache, nausea and sensitivity to light or sound.

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What is Zolmitriptan?

Zolmitriptan is a medication used for relieving symptoms of migraines. It is a classified active ingredient belonging to the selective serotonin receptor agonists drug class.

How does it work?

Zolmitriptan works by reducing the swelling of blood vessels around the brain to provide some relief. The swelling is usually the cause of headaches and feelings of nausea in patients suffering from migraine.

Is Zolmitriptan right for me?

Zolmitriptan does not prevent a migraine attack however, it works effectively to reduce symptoms produced by a migraine attack.

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Side Effects

All medications can cause potential side effects, below we have listed some of the commonly reported side effects:

  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue
  • Vomiting
  • Drowsiness
  • Muscle pain
  • Mouth dryness
  • Difficulty eating

Disclaimer: This website does not constitute medical advice, you should also consult with a doctor before taking medication. If you experience any major reactions to any medication you are taking, you must seek immediate medical attention.


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All orders placed before 14:00 on weekdays will be delivered the next working day. For the majority of the UK, medication will be dispatched by Royal Mail, Monday to Friday, if ordered before 14:00. Dispatches are sent using Royal Mail's Next-Day Tracked 24-Hour service. We will email you tracking information directly and you should receive your order the day after dispatch.

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We know that many of our customers turn to us when they need personal medication, preferring to use our online service rather than shopping for the product face to face. That is why our delivery is always discreetly packaged in plain brown boxes or envelopes. You will not have to worry about any content descriptions, and the package will be for your eyes only!


Commonly Used Dosage Guidelines for Zolmitriptan

  • Zolmitriptan 2.5 mg : Starting dose: 1 tablet at the onset of symptoms; dose may be repeated after at least 2 hours if migraine recurs; max 2 doses in 24 hours. Future attacks: 1 or 2 tablets per dose; max. 2 doses in 24 hours.
  • Zolmitriptan 2.5 mg orodispersible tablet: Starting dose 1 tablet dissolved on tongue at the onset of symptoms; dose may be repeated after at least 2 hours if migraine recurs; max 2 doses in 24 hours. Future attacks: 1 or 2 tablets per dose; max. 2 doses in 24 hours.
  • Zolmitriptan 5 mg : 1 tablet at the onset of symptoms; dose may be repeated after at least 2 hours if migraine recurs; max 2 doses in 24 hours.
  • Zolmitriptan 5 mg orodispersible tablet: 1 tablet dissolved on tongue at the onset of symptoms; dose may be repeated after at least 2 hours if migraine recurs; max 2 doses in 24 hours.

This medicine is sold by prescription only.

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Is Zolmitriptan a narcotic drug?

No, zolmitriptan is not a narcotic drug. Narcotic drugs are typically used to treat pain, and they work by binding to opioid receptors in the brain. Zolmitriptan does not bind to these receptors and therefore is not classified as a narcotic drug.

Is Zolmitriptan stronger than Sumatriptan?

Zolmitriptan is a newer medication and, as such, has not been compared directly to sumatriptan in clinical trials. However, because zolmitriptan is more selective for serotonin receptors, it is thought to be more potent than sumatriptan. This means that it may be more effective in treating migraines, although more research is needed to confirm this. Zolmitriptan is also available in a nasal spray, which may be more convenient for some people.

Is this medication suitable for me?

Please get in touch with a doctor if you are unsure what medication is suitable for you. You can also complete our online consultation form to check your eligibility for the product.

How is the medication delivered?

All orders placed before 14:00 from Monday to Friday will be dispatched that day. The orders are sent using 24 Hour Tracked delivery provided by Royal Mail. Items will usually arrive the very next day after the order has been placed. We also provide tracking for your orders to check the status and location of your parcel. All our medication is packaged in plain confidential padded white or brown envelopes. This ensures that your orders are discreet, and the content of the orders will be for your eyes only.

What is Zolmitriptan prescribed for?

Zolmitriptan is most commonly used to treat migraines. It can be used to relieve the symptoms of an acute migraine, including pain, nausea, and sensitivity to light and sound. Zolmitriptan may also be effective in preventing migraines, although this use is less common. If you have been diagnosed with migraines, talk to your doctor about whether zolmitriptan is right for you.

How does Zolmitriptan make you feel?

Zolmitriptan is a selective serotonin receptor agonist, which means it activates certain receptors in the brain that are responsible for transmitting signals between nerve cells. This action leads to the release of chemicals that cause a change in mood or feelings. Some people may experience feelings of euphoria, while others may feel more relaxed and calm. In general, zolmitriptan produces feelings of well-being and pleasure. It is important to note that zolmitriptan can also cause side effects, such as dizziness, headache, nausea, and vomiting. If you experience any of these side effects, it is important to talk to your doctor.

How do I order my medication?

Some products only require an online consultation which approximately takes 1 minute to complete, enabling you to then buy the product. Other products will also require a prescription; in this case, you will need to complete the online consultation, and then one of our partner pharmacy prescribers or doctors will review the online consultation questions and approve the order for delivery if you are eligible to purchase the item.

Can I cancel or return my order?

For non-medicinal products, you are eligible to return the product within 14 days of receipt in the same packaging you received. For medicinal products, you are eligible to cancel the order only until it has been dispatched. From that point forward, you are no longer eligible to return the order.

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