Pure naratriptan-induced ischemic colitis: a case report.


A 60-year-old female with sudden onset of abdominal pain and hematochezia was diagnosed with histology-proven ischemic colitis. She used naratriptan on a regular basis for migraine. By exclusion of other causes for colonic ischemia and the absence of cardiovascular risk factors, naratriptan was considered the causal agent. Discontinuation resulted in a… (More)


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@article{Westgeest2010PureNI, title={Pure naratriptan-induced ischemic colitis: a case report.}, author={Hans M. Westgeest and Halil Akol and Tim C. M. A. Schreuder}, journal={The Turkish journal of gastroenterology : the official journal of Turkish Society of Gastroenterology}, year={2010}, volume={21 1}, pages={42-4} }