Active Ingredient(s): Methysergide
FDA Approved: * February 12, 1962
Pharm Company: * NOVARTIS
Category: Migraine / Tension Headache

Methysergide, sold under the brand names Deseril and Sansert, is a monoaminergic medication of the ergoline and lysergamide groups which is used in the prophylaxis and treatment of migraine and cluster headaches.[1] It has been withdrawn from the market in the United States and Canada due to adverse effects.[2] It is taken by mouth.[2] Methysergide is no longer recommended as a first line treatment protocol by international headache societies, h... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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Dosage List

Sansert 2 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0078-0058
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

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