zolmitriptan

zol·mi·trip·tan .zōl-mi-'trip-.tan n a triptan C16H21N3O2 administered orally to treat migraine headaches

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zol·mi·trip·tan (zōl″mĭ-tripґtan) a selective serotonin receptor agonist used to relieve acute migraine, with or without aura; administered orally.

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