ergotamine

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ergotamine

[ər′gäd·ə‚mēn]
(organic chemistry)
C33H35N5O5 An alkaloid found in the fungal parasite ergot; causes smooth muscles in peripheral blood vessels to constrict, limiting blood flow; used to treat migraine headaches.
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take any of the following medicines : alfuzosin hydrochloride (Uroxatral) -- carbamazepine (Carbatrol, Epitol, Equetro, Tegretol) -- efavirenz (Sustiva, Atripla) -- ergot containing medicines including ergotamine tartrate (Cafergot, Migergot, Ergomar, Ergostat, Medihaler, Wigraine, Wigrettes), dihydroergotamine mesylate (D.