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Scientific Name: Ergotamine
Brand Name: Cafergot, Ergomar, Migergot
Company Owner: 3m pharmaceuticals inc, Rosedale therapeutics, Parke davis div warner lambert co, Organon usa inc
Mechanism Of Action Ergotamine acts on migraine by one of two proposed mechanisms: 1) activation of 5-HT
Description of the Drug: Ergotamine is an alpha-1 selective adrenergic agonist vasoconstrictor used to treat migraines with or without aura and cluster headaches.
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Source: DrugBank Online – Retrieved 2023-01-23 from