Cafergot (Ergotamine Tartrate and Caffeine)

What conditions and diseases is Cafergot used for the treatment or management of?

CAFERGOTŠ (ergotamine tartrate and caffeine tablets, USP) are indicated as therapy to abort or prevent vascular headache, e.g., migraine ...

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What are the active ingredients of Cafergot?

The active ingredients in Cafergot include:

What class of drug is Cafergot?

Cafergot belongs to the class of drugs:

Available Forms

The available forms from suppliers in the USA include:

  • Tablets


Tablet forms from suppliers in the USA:


This product comes in different forms from different suppliers in the USA:

Cafergot Information Guide

Trade Name:
Generic Name of Cafergot:
Availability of Cafergot:
Prescription Drug

Cafergot is a prescription drug that belongs to the pharmacologic class of:

Related Disease Topics

Disease articles related to Cafergot include:

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How is the dosage of Cafergot calculated?

Only a health professional is qualified to work out the dosage of Cafergot. The dosage needs to be determined depending on a variety of factors including:

  • Maximum Adult Dosage
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Drugs may have a number of warnings associated with their use. What are the warnings regarding the use of Cafergot?

Some of the warnings are below. Any use of Cafergot needs to heed warnings surrounding the following:

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What precautions need to be taken when considering the use of Cafergot?

Some of the precautions need to be noted when considering Cafergot for use in particular situations such as the following:

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Would taking Cafergot interfere with other drugs or medications I may be taking?

Some of the interactions are listed below. Cafergot may interact with the following so this needs to be taken into consideration when considering the use of this drug:

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What are the inactive ingredients in Cafergot?

The inactive ingredients contained in Cafergot are:

  • Ferrosoferric oxide
  • Sucrose
  • Ferric oxide red
  • Magnesium stearate
  • Cellulose, microcrystalline
  • Polyethylene glycols
  • Polyvinyl alcohol
  • Sodium starch glycolate type a potato
  • Talc
  • Titanium Dioxide
  • Ferric oxide yellow

Product Formulation Information: Cafergot

Company that labels Cafergot:
Strength of Cafergot:
100 mg/1; 1 mg/1
Form of Cafergot:
How is Cafergot taken?
Oral (by mouth)
Date that Cafergot is effective:
21st April, 2011


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