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  • n. An ergot alkaloid used to treat migraines, believed to act upon serotonin receptors.


di- +‎ hydro- +‎ ergot +‎ amine (Wiktionary)


  • Do NOT use Clarithromycin if: you are allergic to any ingredient in Clarithromycin or any other macrolide (eg, erythromycin) you are taking cisapride, cyclosporine, dofetilide, eletriptan, ergot alkaloids (eg, ergotamine, dihydroergotamine), H

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  • Traditional treatments focus on aborting a headache that has started by self-injecting drugs like sumatriptan or dihydroergotamine, which both share chemical and biological similarities with the neurotransmitter serotonin, or preventing attacks altogether with calcium channel blockers like verapamil and steroids like prednisone.

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  • The drug Migranal dihydroergotamine is prescribed for migraine headaches, and it is classified as an ergot alkaloid.

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  • Announced results from a clinical trial comparing the pharmacokinetics and safety of LEVADEX and intravenous dihydroergotamine DHE in smokers and non-smokers.

  • Neurologists usually recommend one of two types of drugs when a moderate-to-severe migraine strikes: "triptans" (such as sumatriptan) or dihydroergotamine.

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  • Serious problems or death can happen taking these medicines with Kaletra: ergot-containing medicines, including ergotamine (Cafergot® and others), dihydroergotamine

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  • People should not take the following medicines with Norvir because they can cause serious or life-threatening problems such as irregular heartbeat, breathing difficulties or excessive sleepiness: Cordarone® (amiodarone); ergotamine, ergonovine, methylergonovine, and dihydroergotamine such as Cafergot®, Migranal®, D.H.E. 45® and others; Halcion® (triazolam);

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  • LEVADEX is a novel formulation of dihydroergotamine mesylate (DHE), a drug used intravenously in clinical settings to effectively and safely treat migraines.

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  • It is a novel formulation of dihydroergotamine DHE, a drug used intravenously in clinical settings to effectively and safely treat migraines.

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  • MAP0004 is a novel, orally inhaled acute migraine medication in development which has a multi-targeted mechanism of action, utilizes the company's proprietary TEMPO (R) inhaler and is designed to optimize the key characteristics of dihydroergotamine, an active ingredient which has been used to effectively and safely treat migraines for over 60 years.

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