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Does almotriptan treat all kinds of migraines?

No, almotriptan does not treat all kinds of migraine headaches. This medication will not treat hemiplegic or basilar migraines or other kinds of headaches. Talk to your doctor about your symptoms to make sure almotriptan is the right medication for you.

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