Cafergot


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Cafergot

a trademark for a fixed-combination drug containing caffeine and ergotamine, commonly administered in the treatment of migraine headaches.

Cafergot

A brand name for a mixture of ERGOTAMINE and CAFFEINE.
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triptans, Percocet, Cafergot, sleeping pills, and muscle relaxants), massage, acupuncture, and chiropractic treatments.
and Mikart), Cafergot tablets (Sandoz), and Ergomar sublingual tablets (Rosedale Therapeutics).
ergotamine tartrate and caffeine tablets (marketed by West-Ward Pharmaceutical Corporation and Mikart), Cafergot tablets (marketed by Sandoz), and Ergo-mar sublingual tablets (marketed by Rosedale Therapeutics).
Cafe, cafergot, coffee, cocoa, chocolate, cola drinks, cold/cough medications, espresso, guarana, guaranine, natural stimulant, tea, pep pill, yerba mate
Cafergot also available in a suppository formulation.
Ergotamine -- Ergotamine tartrate has been in use since 1928 (similar formulas are Cafergot, Ergomar, Ergostat Gynergen).
Morgan Pharmacy, a pharmacy, allegedly on the advice of a physician, repeatedly refilled prescriptions for the painkiller suppository Cafergot.
In those days the typical patient was overusing Cafergot, Fiorinal, or Excedrin, and a few days in the hospital really did leave them feeling much better.
Cyp 3A4 inhibition elevates serum levels of Cafergot, increasing the risk for vasospasm and ischemia.
The ergotamine preparations that consist of wigraine (with 100 mg caffeine), ergostat (a sublingual formulation without caffeine), and cafergot (a suppository with caffeine) can be administered more frequently for the treatment of menstrual migraine.
People should not take the following medicines with NORVIR because they can cause serious or life-threatening problems such as irregular heartbeat, breathing difficulties or excessive sleepiness: Cordarone (amiodarone); ergotamine, ergonovine, methylergonovine, and dihydroergotamine such as Cafergot, Migranal, D.