Compare Fiorinal vs. Axert

Head-to-head comparisons of medication uses, side effects, ratings, and more.

Fiorinal
(butalbital / aspirin / caffeine)

Axert
(almotriptan)

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Coupons for Fiorinal
Best available price for 30 (50mg/325mg/40mg) capsules of butalbital / aspirin / caffeine
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Best available price for 1 (12 tablets of 12.5mg) dose pack of almotriptan
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Reviews for Fiorinal (butalbital / aspirin / caffeine)
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of people (All ages) say Fiorinal (butalbital / aspirin / caffeine) is worth it
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say it works well
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Reviews for Axert (almotriptan)
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Side effects
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How it works
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Type of medication
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Available as
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  • Pill
  • Pill
Used for
FiorinalAxert
  • Tension Type Headache
  • Migraine Acute
Risk factors for serious side effects
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      Pregnancy

      Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

      Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

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