Caffeine + Ergotamine

Category: Migraine / Tension Headache

Caffeine + Ergotamine 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 Caffeine + Ergotamine: (4 results)

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  • 0179-0067 Caffeine 100 mg / Ergotamine Tartrate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0713-0166 Migergot Rectal Suppository by G & W Laboratories, Inc.
  • 46672-198 Caffeine 100 mg / Ergotamine Tartrate 1 mg Oral Tablet by Mikart, Inc
  • 60809-166 Migergot Rectal Suppository by Crealta Pharmaceuticals LLC

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