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Sumatriptan and naproxen combination is used to treat acute migraine attacks in adults. It is not used to prevent migraine headaches and is not used for cluster headaches.
Many people find that their headaches go away completely after they take this medicine. Other people find that their headaches are much less painful, and that they are able to go back to their normal activities even though their headaches are not completely gone. This medicine often relieves other symptoms that occur together with a migraine headache, such as nausea, vomiting, sensitivity to light, and sensitivity to sound.
Sumatriptan and naproxen combination is not an ordinary pain reliever. It will not relieve any kind of pain other than migraine headaches. This medicine is usually used for people whose headaches are not relieved by acetaminophen, aspirin, or other pain relievers.
Sumatriptan and naproxen combination has caused serious side effects in some people, especially people who have heart or blood vessel disease. Be sure that you discuss with your doctor the risks of using this medicine as well as the benefits that it can do.
This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.
This product is available in the following dosage forms: