Immitrex tip

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Posted by Chris UK ( on December 07, 2000 at 05:37:19:

In Reply to: Imitrex Tip Question, Please Help! posted by Luke on December 05, 2000 at 17:02:04:

As someone for whom the only relief when woken by the beast is the jab, I tried this. Being a UK person, getting the jabs out of my doctor is very hard work so I want to make them last.

The point to bear in mind is that (for me with the amount of pain I am in) the addition of a little prick from a needle is nothing. So, I just gently pushed the needle in about a quarter of an inch, held it with my left hand and pushed the plunger gently with the cotton bud. Worked fine within minutes.

This is from someone who, without a headache, would probably not be able to do it! But I certainly had no problems. Give it a go!

Anyone else with any comments?

Best wishes to all - dreading the next cycle (last one finished early April so I'm about due - had a couple of shadows - just hope it holds of till the new year)

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