sumatriptan succinate


sumatriptan succinate
su·ma·trip·tan suc·ci·nate (soo″mə-tripґtan) a selective serotonin receptor agonist used in the acute treatment of migraine and cluster headaches; administered orally, subcutaneously, or intranasally.

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  • sumatriptan — noun Etymology: perhaps from suma (by shortening & alteration from sulfonamide) + triptan (by shortening & alteration from tryptamine) Date: 1989 a triptan C14H21N3O2S that is administered as a nasal spray or in the form of its succinate by mouth …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sumatriptan — su·ma·trip·tan .sü mə trip .tan, tən n a triptan C14H21N3O2S that is administered as a nasal spray or in the form of its succinate C14H21N3O2S·C4H6O4 either as an oral tablet or by injection and that is used in the treatment of migraine attacks * …   Medical dictionary

  • sumatriptan — ˌsüməˈtripˌtan, tən noun ( s) Etymology: perhaps from suma (by shortening & alteration from sulfonamide) + triptan (by shortening & alteration from tryptamine) : a triptan C14H21N3O2S that is administered either as a nasal spray or in the form of …   Useful english dictionary

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