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Can a person die from a cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) overdose?

Can a person die from a cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) overdose?

YES: It is contraindicated inpatients with hpn or CAD due to side effects. Cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) overdose can kill a person. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) overdose?

See below: Cafergot is a medication that is a combination of ergotamine and caffeine. It is commonly used for the treatment of migraine headaches. An overdose is the ingestion of greater than the suggested amount of a substance. Symptoms of Cafergot overdose may include nausea, vomiting, numbness in fingers or toes, confusion, and in rare cases death. Prompt medical care is essential if overdose occurs. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) overdose?

What is the treatment for cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) overdose?

Emesis/ lavage: An overdose of Cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) can be treated by induction of emesis or gastric lavage. Hypotension & convulsions may require treatment and pulmonary ventilation must be maintained. Vasodialators are sometimes used for peripheral vasospasm. ...Read more

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Can Vasograin be used to treat migraines or headaches?

Can Vasograin be used to treat migraines or headaches?

Vasograin use Acute: Not for daily prophylaxis but acute attacks. Even then, the use needs to be kept to the bare minimum because of the known side effects (cardiac, Gastointestinal, neurologic, and pulmonary) ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Vasograin (Ergotamine)?

Can pregnant women take Vasograin (Ergotamine)?

Ergot in Pregnancy: Contraindicated in pregnancy due to oxytocic effects which are maximal in third trimester, due to prolonged vasoconstriction of uterine vessels with increased uterine muscle tone leading to reduced blood flow & growth retardation, as noted in animal studies.
It is Category X pregnancy (contraindicated). ...Read more

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What causes my attacks and prophylaxis? I take ergotamine tartarate.

What causes my attacks and prophylaxis? I take ergotamine tartarate.

Migraines?: If you are taking ergotamine, then someone has likely determined that your attacks are migraines. Migraines are a very common problem, but their cause is not entirely understood. There are many over-the-counter and prescription medications that may be helpful for migraine prophylaxis. Discuss your options with your doctor. ...Read more

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I think I am addicted to ergotamine. Would like to know how to get off.

I think I am addicted to ergotamine. Would like to know how to get off.

See your doctor!: Of course, this should only be used according to a doctors exact instructions, and it should not be required on a daily basis.
See your doctor for a comprehensive treatment plan. ...Read more

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Is there any cure for migren? Now I use dihydro ergotamine. And I tried lots of other migren drugs.

Is there any cure for migren? Now I use dihydro ergotamine. And I tried lots of other migren drugs.

Migraine: Migraine headache is a chronic disorder, it occurrs in a person who has a tendency and predispose to it, it is a reaction of the stress that the person is exposed to, most of those person they have a specific personality, anxious and tende to perfectionism.
No absolute cure but it can decrease in frequency and severity depends on stress and how to deal with stress in the life. ...Read more

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Can I die from taking too much cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine)?

Can I die from taking too much cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine)?

YES: It is contraindicated inpatients with hpn or CAD due to side effects. Cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) overdose can kill a person. ...Read more

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I am 27y old male from india. Suffering from migraine used to take vasograin. Does it has any side effect. If yes please suggest some alternative.

I am 27y old male from india. Suffering from migraine used to take vasograin. Does it has any side effect. If yes please suggest some alternative.

Yes: Vasograin is ergotamine which is an older form of treatment for migraines. It can cause nausea and has been associated with constricting blood vessels which can lead to high blood pressure and stroke. Rarely when used to much it could possibly use to harderning of the tissue-fibrosis. There are newer forms of medications called triptans that still carry some of these risks but to a lesser degree. ...Read more

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How to cure migraine and swollen eyes during ovulution?? please suggest. I'm trying to conceive. Took vasograin in morning but no relief. Pls suggest??

How to cure migraine and swollen eyes during ovulution?? please suggest. I'm trying to conceive. Took vasograin in morning but no relief. Pls suggest??

Migraine or other?: Please be seen to be able to help with this - need more historical details regarding the pain, location, and associated symptoms. Concern is that this is another type of headache (e.g. "SUNCT") which could be better responsive to other types of medications. If this is a catamenial (menses) migraine, there are approaches here as well. ...Read more

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Can ergotamine tartrate cause rebound headache?

Can ergotamine tartrate cause rebound headache?

Probably: Although rebound headaches are more common from medicines like nsaids (motrin, aleve, (naproxen) etc), it is possible to get rebound headaches from many things, even caffeine. Slowly backing off of medications is user a safer bet. ...Read more

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I suffer from migraine weekly. Panadols and paracetamol doesn't help. Pacofen works occasionally, and cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) is losing it's effect. What can I do?

I suffer from migraine weekly. Panadols and paracetamol doesn't help. Pacofen works occasionally, and cafergot (ergotamine and caffeine) is losing it's effect. What can I do?

See a trained doctor: You can try medications but who wants to be on medications. Most headaches past through the trigeminal nerve or the main dental nerve. Find a doctor trained in trudenta like myself. It will change your life. Go to trudenta. Com to find a doctor in your area. Good luck. ...Read more

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How much time for pill overdose to kill?

That depends on: What type of pills they are. Are you considering an over-dose? If so, please get help now. ...Read more

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What can overdosing on zinc tablets do to you?

What can overdosing on zinc tablets do to you?

Bad things: Acute adverse effects of high zinc intake include nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, abdominal cramps, diarrhea, and headaches. One case report cited severe nausea and vomiting within 30 minutes of ingesting 4 g of zinc gluconate. Intakes of 150–450 mg of zinc per day have been associated with low copper status, altered iron function, reduced immune function, and reduced levels of hd lipoproteins. ...Read more

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Can you overdose as an adult on teething tablets?

Can you overdose as an adult on teething tablets?

Yes: I depends on what type of teething medication, but any medication in excess has the potential to cause an adverse effect. Always take medications as prescribed or as directed on the package. ...Read more