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Ergotamine Tartrate + caffeine

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Ergotamine Tartrate + Caffeine Cafergot, Caffox

Ergotamine Tartrate + caffeine - Dosage and How to Use

How should Ergotamine Tartrate + caffeine be used?

  • ​Take one to two tablets as soon as you experience a migraine attack.
  • If the migraine is not relieved, you may take another one to two tablets every 30-60 minutes, until the attack is relieved. Maximum 4 tablets per attack in 24 hours, not to be repeated at intervals of less than 4 days, maximum 8 tablets per week. This instruction is specific for Caffox(r) brand. If your medication is of a different brand,  please check with your pharmacist for advice.
  • You may take this medication with or without food.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

What should I do if I overdose?

Ergotamine Tartrate + caffeine - Additional Information

  • Updated on Sunday, February 28, 2021
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup

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