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Do Triptan drugs abort your migraines?

I’ve just mustered up the courage to take a rizatriptan wafer (maxalt) to treat headache pain. It wasn’t severe, just more of a daily thing I’ve been going through with my MAV. From what I’ve heard, triptans are supposed to be super effective for pain.

I feel like in the first twenty minutes it worked. Now it’s been about 50 minutes and the pain is back and worse than before. The drug is definitely still acting because I’m feeling a little relaxed and drowsy, but no success for pain.

I’m a little concerned that this didn’t work. Anyone else have experience with triptans?