Drug Interactions With Frovatriptan
Frovatriptan Interactions Explained
The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative interactions that can occur when frovatriptan is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
Taking frovatriptan with certain depression medications can cause a group of symptoms called serotonin syndrome. These symptoms include:
- Fast heartbeat
- Feeling faint
- Muscle spasm
- Difficulty walking
Talk to your healthcare provider before taking these medications together. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any of these symptoms, as serotonin syndrome can be very dangerous.
Taking frovatriptan with ergot medications can increase your risk of dangerous side effects. Do not take frovatriptan and ergot medications within 24 hours of each other.
Taking frovatriptan with other triptans can increase your risk of serious side effects. These medications should not be taken within 24 hours of each other.