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Migergot

Ergotamine Tartrate/Caffeine
Caffeine is a stimulant that causes narrowing of blood vessels (vasoconstriction). Ergotamine is an ergot alkaloid (ER-got AL-ka-loid) that works by narrowing blood vessels around the brain. Caffeine and ergotamine is a combination medicine used to treat or prevent a migraine type headache. This medication Caffeine and ergotamine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Ergotamine Tartrate/Caffeine
DRUG TYPE
Migraine Headaches

Frequently Asked Questions

Some medicines can cause a dangerous decrease in blood flow when used with caffeine and ergotamine. A severe decrease in blood flow to the brain and other parts of the body can lead to dangerous side effects.

You should not use this medicine if you have coronary heart disease, high blood pressure, circulation problems, liver or kidney disease, or sepsis.

Tell your doctor about all your current medicines and any you start or stop using. Many drugs can interact, and some drugs should not be used together.

Do not use if you are pregnant or could become pregnant.

Similar Drugs

Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Caffeine-Ergotamine Tablet 1 Mg-100Mg
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