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- Naratriptan HClGeneric for AmergeRx2.5mg9 tablets $27.6 USD9 tablets $27.6 USD - 3.07 USD/tabletSave $33.30
Do you need a prescription for naratriptan?
Yes, naratriptan is only available with a valid physician Rx.
How much is naratriptan without Insurance in the US?
Our website gives two competitive savings options to US customers who wish to purchase naratriptan, as either a brand or generic, if available. The first is access to medications through our mail-order online pharmacy. The second is by using the Now Patient Rx Advantage Card, which can be used in over 65,000 pharmacies nationwide, across America. If you are insured, then in most cases, the cash price will be significantly cheaper than the copay.
What will my out-of-pocket cost be for naratriptan in the US?
There are no out-of-pocket (OOP) costs because we are currently only offering a cash-based option to purchase medications.
Is Now Patient a naratriptan savings card?
Yes. Save up to 90% on your naratriptan with the FREE Now Patient Rx Advantage card*.
*Based on the difference between the U&C submitted by the pharmacy and the price the patients pay.
Can you handle Rx transfers for home delivery in the US?
Yes. If you use the mail-order online pharmacy option, then we can handle requests by you to have your prescription transferred to our pharmacy for home delivery. We can even help you manage your refills by giving you timely reminders, so you do not run out of your medication.
Is Now Patient a naratriptan coupon provider in the US?
No. Now Patient does not provide naratriptan coupons or FREE naratriptan samples.
Do you accept commercial, Medicare or Medicaid coverage for naratriptan in the US?
No. Currently, we only offer cash-based options for purchase, therefore we do not require your insurance benefit details. In the future, our plan is to be able to handle commercial insurance, Medicare and Medicaid including cases where you have multiple health plans that provide benefit coverage (e.g. Medicaid and Commercial). We also anticipate being able to handle more complex scenarios such as using primary insurance combined with a manufacturer copay assistance program.
Does Now Patient work with Medicare?
Our cash-based prices for medications are typically cheaper than Medicare copays. We do not bill Medicare Part D (standalone drug coverage) or Medicare Advantage (combined health and drug coverage). When you purchase your medication from Now Patient, you will be doing so out of your pocket. The spend will not count towards your plan deductibles or gaps.
Does Now Patient work with Commercial Insurance?
Our cash-based prices for medications are typically cheaper than commercial plan copays. We do not bill your commercial plan. When you purchase your medication from Now Patient, you will be doing so out of your pocket. The spend will not count towards your plan deductibles or gaps.
What should you do if you use too much naratriptan?
Call your doctor right away or seek immediate medical attention if your symptoms do not improve or they become worse after using naratriptan. You can also call 800-222-1222 to reach the American Association of Poison Control Centers or use its online resource if you think you’ve used too much naratriptan. But if you have severe symptoms, call 911 (or your local emergency number) immediately or go to the nearest emergency room.
If you think it is an emergency, call 999 or find your nearest A&E
If you need help now, but it’s not an emergency go to 111.nhs.uk or call 111. Alternatively you can speak to one of our pharmacists or use the Now Patient app to make an appointment with your GP.
What should I do if I miss my dose?
There are occasions when people forget to take their medication at correct prescribed times. This may not only have an effect on potentially making the medication less effective but it may also inadvertently lead to taking doses too close together, thereby increasing the risks of side effects.
Click here to find out what to do if you forgot to take your medication
What is generic naratriptan?
Generic naratriptan refers to the non-brand-name version of the medication. It contains the same active ingredient as the brand-name drug but is typically less expensive.
FDA approval of naratriptan
Naratriptan is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of migraine headaches.
Active ingredient of naratriptan
The active ingredient of naratriptan is naratriptan hydrochloride.
US brand name of naratriptan and manufacturer
Naratriptan is available under various brand names in the US, including Amerge. These medications are manufactured by different pharmaceutical companies.
UK brand names of naratriptan and manufacturers
In the UK, naratriptan is available under various brand names, including Naramig, Movina, and Migratan. The manufacturers may vary depending on the brand name.
Prescription requirement for naratriptan
A prescription (Rx) is required for naratriptan in both the US and the UK.
Availability of naratriptan in the UK with NHS prescription
Naratriptan is available in the UK with an NHS prescription.
Conditions treated by naratriptan
Naratriptan is a serotonin receptor agonist used for the treatment of acute migraine attacks with or without aura. It helps relieve the pain and associated symptoms of migraines.
How does naratriptan work?
Naratriptan belongs to a class of medications called triptans. It works by binding to certain receptors in the brain and reducing the widening of blood vessels. This helps alleviate the symptoms of migraines, including headache, nausea, and sensitivity to light and sound.
Forms of naratriptan available
Naratriptan is available in the form of oral tablets.
Dosage of naratriptan
How often you take Naratriptan will vary depending on your condition, the severity of the migraine attack, and other factors. It is important to follow the prescribed dosage instructions provided by the healthcare provider.
Directions for naratriptan use
Take your first dose as soon as possible after the onset of a migraine attack. The tablet should be swallowed whole with water. If the symptoms of the migraine return, a second dose may be taken after a certain time interval, as advised by the healthcare provider. Do not take more than 5 milligrams in any 24-hour period. It is important to read the medication leaflet and follow the medical advice carefully.
Warnings and precautions for naratriptan
- Naratriptan is not intended for the prevention of migraines or the treatment of other types of headaches
- Serotonin syndrome is more likely to occur if you also take other drugs that increase serotonin
- Tell your doctor if you have ever had heart problems such as heart disease, a heart attack, angina, irregular heartbeats, stroke or circulation problems, high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, kidney disease or liver disease
Use of naratriptan during pregnancy
Naratriptan is generally not recommended during pregnancy unless specifically prescribed by a healthcare provider. It is important to discuss the potential risks and benefits with a healthcare professional.
Use of naratriptan while breastfeeding
It is not known if naratriptan passes into breast milk. It is advisable to consult with a healthcare provider before using naratriptan while breastfeeding to discuss the potential risks and benefits.
Possible side effects of naratriptan
Common side effects of naratriptan may include dizziness, lightheadedness, tiredness, drowsiness, nausea, dry mouth, and flushing. Serious side effects are rare but can include chest pain, heart rhythm changes, and allergic reactions.
Get medical help right away if you experience symptoms of a heart attack (chest pain, shortness of breath, trouble breathing, unusual sweating), irregular heartbeats, fainting, severe stomach pain, bloody diarrhea, weakness on one side of the body, sudden severe headaches, vision changes, or confusion.
Interactions with other drugs
Naratriptan may interact with certain medications, including ergotamine medication (such as dihydroergotamine), triptans (such as zolmitriptan, rizatriptan), and antidepressants (such as fluoxetine). It is important to inform your healthcare provider about all the prescription drugs and over-the-counter supplements you are taking to avoid potential drug interactions.
Similar drugs to naratriptan
Other triptans used to treat migraines include almotriptan, frovatriptan, sumatriptan, rizatriptan, and eletriptan.
Now Patient has taken all reasonable steps to ensure that all material is factually accurate, complete, and current. However, the knowledge and experience of a qualified healthcare professional should always be sought after instead of using the information in this page. Before taking any drug, you should always speak to your doctor or another qualified healthcare provider.
The information provided here about medications is subject to change and is not meant to include all uses, precautions, warnings, directions, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or negative effects. The absence of warnings or other information for a particular medication does not imply that the medication or medication combination is appropriate for all patients or for all possible purposes.
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