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The people's pharmacy: New treatments provide some relief from migraines

...confusing to sort out all the possibilities. Imitrex (sumatriptan) was the first of this...contract migraine pain is alleviated. When Imitrex became available early in 1993, patients...self-injections are frightening for many, and Imitrex was used more widely after it became available...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/10/ent_223835.shtml
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Blog becomes a powerful outlet for migraine sufferers

...patients' lives, he says.In 49 years, only one drug - Imitrex - has been approved specifically to treat migraine.And only...Finally, a doctor diagnosed migraine and gave her a new drug - Imitrex."Within 30 minutes, I was sitting up and walking around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-06-13/blog-becomes-powerful-outlet
Merger creates world's largest drugmaker

...collapsed two years ago over differences between their top executives. Glaxo's strength lies in its top anti-migraine drug, Imitrex, and in treatments for asthma and viral infections including HIV. SmithKline's top products include the antibiotic Augmentin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/18/met_279876.shtml
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Drug makers increasingly use celebrities in advertisements

...Actress Jennie Garth, of Beverly Hills, 90210, was hired by Glaxo Wellcome, which sells the leading migraine medication Imitrex. Novartis has contracted with Mr. Davis of the National Football League to talk to groups about his experience with its Migranol...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/21/bus_253997.shtml
Business
Celebrities helping to sell prescription drugs

...Jennie Garth, of "Beverly Hills, 90210" fame, was hired by Glaxo Wellcome, which sells the leading migraine medication Imitrex. Novartis has contracted with Davis of the National Football League to talk to groups about his experience with its Migranol...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/20/bus_253900.shtml
Business
People's pharmacy: Home remedies can help control foot odors

...calcium, you would need five regular Tums tablets. Q: Once or twice a month I get killer headaches. The doctor prescribed Imitrex, which worked great but caused chest pain. The doctor now says I shouldn't use it or any of the newer migraine drugs because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/25/ent_236952.shtml
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