Active Ingredient(s): Caffeine + Ergotamine
FDA Approved: * November 26, 1948
Pharm Company: * NOVARTIS
Category: Migraine / Tension Headache

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Cafergot Overview

Caffeine/ergotamine (trade name Cafergot) is the proprietary name of a medication consisting of ergotamine tartrate and caffeine.[1] This combination is used for the treatment of headaches, such as migraine headache. Contents 1 Use 2 Mechanism of action 3 Adverse effects 4 References Use Correct timing of use is important. Cafergot is an abortive headache treatment, which prevents the development of the headache, rather than a treatment for an established headache. The...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Caffeine + Ergotamine
  • Suppository: 100mg + 2mg
  • Tablet: 100mg + 1mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Cafergot: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0179-0089 Cafergot (Caffeine 100 mg / Ergotamine Tartrate 1 mg) Oral Tablet by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0781-5405 Cafergot (Caffeine 100 mg / Ergotamine Tartrate 1 mg) Oral Tablet by Sandoz Inc

Drugs with one or more similar ingredients: (98 results)

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Where can I find cafergot for migraines? ## I forgot to add, cafergot in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.... 1 reply