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ergotamine/belladonna/phenobarbital - oral, Bellergal-S

GENERIC NAME: ERGOTAMINE/CAFFEINE - RECTAL (er-GOT-uh-meen/KAF-een)

BRAND NAME(S): Cafergot, Migergot

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WARNING: This medication has rarely caused a very serious lack of blood flow to the hands and feet (peripheral ischemia) or to the brain, which could cause a stroke. The risk is increased when this medication is taken with other drugs that can affect the removal of ergotamine from your body. Examples include azole antifungals (such as ketoconazole, itraconazole), macrolide antibiotics (such as clarithromycin, erythromycin, troleandomycin), HIV protease inhibitors (such as ritonavir, nelfinavir, indinavir), among others. See also Drug Interactions section.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014



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