Rothner, A. D., et al. "Zolmitriptan oral tablet in migraine treatment: high placebo responses in adolescents." Headache the Journal of Head & Face Pain 46.1(2006):101.
Hedlund, C, et al. "Zolmitriptan nasal spray in the acute treatment of cluster headache: a meta-analysis of two studies. " Neurology49.9(2009):1315–1323.
adrenergic agonist, nasal decongestant
Zomig (AstraZeneca); Zomig (IPR).
A Serotonin 5HTID-receptor agonist
Zolmitriptan is a selective serotonin receptor agonist of the 1B and 1D subtypes. It is mainly used in the acute treatment of migraine attacks with or without aura and cluster headaches. Zolmitriptan takes effect through binding to human 5-HT1Band 5-HT1Dreceptors, leading to cranial blood vessel constriction and the release of sensory neuropeptides through nerve endings in the trigeminal system.
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