ZEMBRACE SymTouch can cause serious side effects, including: Heart attack and other heart problems. Heart problems may lead to death.
Stop taking ZEMBRACE SymTouch and get emergency medical help right away if you have any of the following symptoms of a heart attack:
ZEMBRACE SymTouch is not for people with risk factors for heart disease unless a heart exam is done and shows no problem. You have a higher risk for heart disease if you:
ZEMBRACE SymTouch is a prescription medicine used to treat acute migraine headaches with or without aura in adults who have been diagnosed with migraine.
ZEMBRACE SymTouch is not used to treat other types of headaches such as hemiplegic (that make you unable to move on one side of your body) or basilar (rare form of migraine with aura) migraines.
ZEMBRACE SymTouch is not used to prevent or decrease the number of migraines you have.
It is not known if ZEMBRACE SymTouch is safe and effective in children under 18 years of age.
Do not take ZEMBRACE SymTouch if you have:
taken any of the following medicines in the last 24 hours:
Ask your healthcare provider if you are not sure if your medicine is listed above.
Before taking ZEMBRACE SymTouch, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over‑the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Using ZEMBRACE SymTouch with certain other medicines can affect each other, causing serious side effects.
Especially tell your healthcare provider if you take anti-depressant medicines called:
Ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist for a list of these medicines if you are not sure.
Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of them to show your healthcare provider or pharmacist when you get a new medicine.
ZEMBRACE SymTouch can cause dizziness, weakness, or drowsiness. If you have these symptoms, do not drive a car, use machinery, or do anything where you need to be alert.
See “What is the most important information I should know about ZEMBRACE SymTouch?”
ZEMBRACE SymTouch may cause serious side effects, including:
stomach and intestinal problems (gastrointestinal and colonic ischemic events). Symptoms of gastrointestinal and colonic ischemic events include:
The most common side effects of ZEMBRACE SymTouch include:
Tell your healthcare provider if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.
These are not all the possible side effects of ZEMBRACE SymTouch. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1‑800‑FDA‑1088.
Keep ZEMBRACE SymTouch and all medicines out of the reach of children.
Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in Patient Information leaflets. Do not use ZEMBRACE SymTouch for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give ZEMBRACE SymTouch to other people, even if they have the same symptoms you have. It may harm them.
This Patient Information leaflet summarizes the most important information about ZEMBRACE SymTouch. If you would like more information, talk with your healthcare provider. You can ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist for information about ZEMBRACE SymTouch that is written for healthcare professionals.
For more information, go to www.upsher-smith.com or call 1‑888‑650‑3789.
Active ingredient: sumatriptan succinate Inactive ingredients: sodium chloride, water for injection
Manufactured for UPSHER-SMITH LABORATORIES, LLC Maple Grove, MN 55369
ZEMBRACE and SymTouch are registered trademarks of Upsher-Smith Laboratories, LLC.
This product may be covered by one or more U.S. patent(s). See www.uslpatents.com.