ergotamine

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ergotamine an alkaloid derived from ergot that is less toxic than ergot; causes constriction of blood vessels and is used to treat migraine
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Usage


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Cafergot tablets, Sandoz 100 mg caffeine/ 1 mg ergotamine tartrate , 100 count bottle (NDC 00781-5405-01).
The initial association between the development of valvular heart disease and drugs stems from observations made during the use of methysergide and ergotamine for migraine prophylaxis in the 1960s.
Cafergot tablets, Sandoz 100 mg caffeine / 1 mg ergotamine tartrate, 100 count bottle (NDC 00781-5405-01).
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