Treximet Warnings and Precautions
Who Should Not Use Treximet?
You should not use Treximet if you:
- Are allergic to Treximet, sumatriptan, naproxen, or any inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
- Are allergic to (or have other serious reactions to) aspirin or other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) similar to naproxen.
- Have a history of angina, including stable angina, unstable angina, or variant angina (Prinzmetal's angina).
- Have a history of heart disease, heart attack, stroke, TIA, or ischemic bowel disease.
- Have untreated high blood pressure (hypertension).
- Have hemiplegic or basilar migraines (rare types of migraines involving loss of feeling on one half of the body or pain at the back of the head).
- Have taken ergot medications within the past 24 hours. Ergot medications include (but are not limited to):
- Have taken another triptan medication similar to Treximet within the past 24 hours. Other triptans include:
- Have taken a type A monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAO-A inhibitor) within the past two weeks. These medications include:
- Have liver problems, including liver failure or cirrhosis.