Commentary: Triptan Use During Pregnancy: A Safe Choice?

Authors

  • Tobias Kurth MD, ScD,

    1. From the Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale (INSERM), Unit 708 – Neuroepidemiology, Paris, France (T. Kurth); Faculty of Medicine, University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France (T. Kurth); the Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA (T. Kurth and S. Hernandez-Diaz); the Division of Preventive Medicine (T.K.), Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA (T. Kurth).
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  • Sonia Hernandez-Diaz MD, DrPH

    1. From the Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale (INSERM), Unit 708 – Neuroepidemiology, Paris, France (T. Kurth); Faculty of Medicine, University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France (T. Kurth); the Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA (T. Kurth and S. Hernandez-Diaz); the Division of Preventive Medicine (T.K.), Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA (T. Kurth).
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  • Full disclosure: Dr. Kurth has received within the last 2 years investigator-initiated research funding from the US National Institutes of Health, the French National Research Agency, the Migraine Research Foundation, and Merck. Further, he is a consultant to i3 Drug Safety and World Health Information Science Consultants, LLC; he has received honoraria from Genzyme, Merck, and Pfizer for educational lectures. Dr. Hernandez-Diaz has received within the last 2 years investigator-initiated research funding from the US National Institutes of Health. She has received unrestricted training grants from Pfizer, Novartis, and Wyeth, has been a consultant for AstraZeneca and Novartis. She is a consultant to World Health Information Science Consultants, LLC.

T. Kurth, INSERM Unit 708 – Neuroepidemiology, Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière, 47 boulevard de l'Hôpital, 75651 Paris Cedex 13, France.

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