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Ergotamine Information

Ergotamine Benefits & Uses

Ergotamine is used to treat the following -

  1. Migraine Primary

Ergotamine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Ergotamine


Ergotamine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Ergotamine is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
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  4. Paresthesia
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  6. Urticaria
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  9. Bradycardia
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  11. Tachycardia

Ergotamine Related Warnings

Is the use of Ergotamine safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant womens are facing so much difficulty, after taking Ergotamine. So strictly do not take without doctor advice.


Is the use of Ergotamine safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may suffer serious consequences after taking Ergotamine. So don't take this drug without consulting your doctor first, otherwise it may be dangerous for you.


What is the effect of Ergotamine on the Kidneys?

Ergotamine may have mild side effects on the kidney. Most people will never see any effect on the kidney.


What is the effect of Ergotamine on the Liver?

Ergotamine has very mild side effects on the liver.


What is the effect of Ergotamine on the Heart?

Side effects of Ergotamine rarely affect the heart.


Severe Interaction of Ergotamine with Other Drugs

Ergotamine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Ergotamine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Ergotamine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Liver Disease
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Heart Disease
  4. Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  5. Diabetes
  6. Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD)
  7. Buerger's Disease
  8. Smoking Addiction

Frequently asked Questions about Ergotamine

Is this Ergotamine habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Ergotamine.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Ergotamine. So it is best to avoid driving.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Ergotamine.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Ergotamine is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

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Ergotamine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Ergotamine

Taking Ergotamine with food does not cause any problem.


Interaction between Alcohol and Ergotamine

Information about the interaction of Ergotamine and alcohol is not available because this topic has not been researched yet.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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