UpScript expands telemedicine platform with launch of migraine
SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA – May, 2020 – UpScript
today announced it has expanded its telemedicine platform, enhancing its
migraine offerings by adding a new migraine specific website to its platform.
UpScript has added this website to its telemedicine offering, focused on
reaching people in need of appropriate acute treatment of migraine,
particularly during this unprecedented time that may lead to more stress, a
common migraine trigger.
As patients are increasingly turning to remote access for their medical
consultations, UpScript’s direct-to-patient telemedicine platform addresses
this need for people living with migraine. UpScript offers consumers an
on-demand option to remotely connect with doctors to assess their need for a
prescription medication. With UpScript’s platform, patients can have a
telemedicine interaction with a doctor and pick up their migraine medication
at their local pharmacy, without visiting a doctor’s office.
Migraine afflicts 31 million Americans and is the third most common disease
and second leading cause of disability worldwide. Research shows that only
seven million people are utilizing a prescription medication for migraine.
UpScript’s telemedicine platform allows consumers to consult with a
healthcare provider online to determine if a migraine prescription would be
an effective treatment option for them.
“Patients, particularly those living with migraine, continue to need care
quickly and conveniently during this time of uncertainty,” said Peter Ax, CEO
and founder of UpScript. “For nearly 20 years, UpScript has been treating
consumers nationwide by offering physician consultations and necessary
prescriptions through a seamless and easy-to-use system. We are happy to
further expand our migraine treatment options with UpScriptMigraineRelief,
which offers effective, on-demand oral options for people living with
To learn more about the UpScript migraine website, visit www.upscriptmigrainerelief.com.
UpScript provides a direct-to-consumer telemedicine platform for
pharmaceutical companies and consumer products companies allowing for
convenient access to high quality healthcare. In 2002, UpScript was the
first company in the United States to be licensed to write prescriptions on
the internet through an online physician consultation. Since then the company
has treated more than a million consumers in all 50 states. Learn more at