Ergotamine, Caffeine Rectal Suppository 2-100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Ergotamine, Caffeine: Rectal suppository (2-100mg)

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What is this Medicine?

CAFFEINE; ERGOTAMINE (KAF een; er GOT a meen) is part of a group of medicines called ergot alkaloids. It is used to treat or prevent migraine and cluster headaches.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Migergot: Rectal suppository (2-100mg)
In-Depth Information

Migergot 100mg-2mg Rectal Suppository

NDC: 007130166
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Migraine, Headache

Storage Information
Refrigerate (between 36 and 46 degrees F)
Migergot 100mg-2mg Rectal Suppository
Daily Life Interactions for Migergot 100mg-2mg Rectal Suppository

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Migergot 100mg-2mg Rectal Suppository(Ergotamine Tartrate)
Tobacco and Ergot Alkaloids(Ergotamine Tartrate)
It is recommended to avoid nicotine (examples: Nicotine patches or gum) and tobacco while taking any Ergot-type medications. Side effects from Ergot Alkaloids may get worse if you take Nicotine or if you smoke tobacco. Side effects might include anxiety, chest pain, numbness in the fingers or toes, tingling, or vision changes.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Migergot 100mg-2mg Rectal Suppository(Ergotamine Tartrate)
Grapefruit juice and Ergotamine Tartrate(Ergotamine Tartrate)
Taking grapefruit juice with Ergotamine might increase the risk of nausea, nervousness, chest pain, high blood pressure, palpitations, or other serious side effects, like pain, numbness or reduced circulation to the hands, feet or legs. Talk to your doctor about drinking grapefruit juice while taking Ergotamine.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Migergot 100mg-2mg Rectal Suppository(Caffeine)
Grapefruit juice and Caffeine(Caffeine)
Side effects from Caffeine may get worse if you take Grapefruit juice or other foods that contain significant amounts of Grapefruit. Too much Caffeine can cause effects like nausea, nervousness, or sleeplessness. Do not significantly alter your grapefruit juice intake while taking medicines containing caffeine.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Migergot 100mg-2mg Rectal Suppository(Caffeine)
Tobacco and Caffeine(Caffeine)
Tobacco smoke contains substances that may speed the removal of Caffeine from the body. If you start smoking Caffeine may become less effective. Tobacco smokers often drink several caffeinated beverages daily. Just the opposite occurs when someone stops smoking tobacco; if you stop smoking this may increase the amount of Caffeine in the blood and side effects from Caffeine may get worse. Too much Caffeine can cause nausea, nervousness, or sleeplessness, and occasionally other effects like tremor. If you stop smoking tobacco, you may need to lower your Caffeine intake.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Migergot 100mg-2mg Rectal Suppository(Caffeine)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Caffeine(Caffeine)
While taking Caffeine products, limit the use of foods, beverages, herbs and other medicines that contain additional caffeine, like coffee, teas, colas, chocolate and some diet pills. Too much Caffeine can cause effects like nausea, nervousness, or sleeplessness. Some drug products for adults that contain caffeine have about as much caffeine as a cup of coffee.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

SECOND Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

THIRD Trimester

Class X - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in animals or pregnant women have demonstrated positive evidence of fetal abnormalities or risks. The use of the product is contraindicated in women who are or may become pregnant.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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