What are the side effects of vasograin?? I am taking the medicine atleast twice a day. Sometimes the dose even goes to four a day. So what are the side effects that i have to face for this?

Question (Posted on :  21 Dec 2008 )


What are the side effects of vasograin?? I am taking the medicine atleast twice a day. Sometimes the dose even goes to four a day. So what are the side effects that i have to face for this?

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 21 Dec 2008 )


Vasograin (Ergotamine) causes constriction of blood vessels and is used to treat Migraine. If you take a high dose (with out prescription from a doctor) it may lead to severe blood vessel constriction in different body parts. There are no issues if you take a low treatment dose on a long term basis.

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