Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Allergic reactions
- Avoid exposing medication to excessive heat
- Blockage of the intestine
- Blockage of the stomach
- Blockage of the urinary tract
Migril Tablet - Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Migril Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Migril Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
Migril Tablet - Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Migril Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Migril Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Coronary artery disease impaired hepatic or renal functions
- Coronary, peripheral or occlusive vascular disease
- Pregnancy and lactation
- Severe hypertension
- Taking scopolamine
Migril Tablet - Frequently asked Questions
Is Migril Tablet safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
- Ergotamine Tartrate: No
- Cyclizine: Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
- Caffeine: Please consult with your doctor for case-specific recommendations.
Is Migril Tablet safe while breastfeeding?
- Ergotamine Tartrate: No
- Cyclizine: Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
- Caffeine: Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
Can Migril Tablet be used for migraine and migraine attack?
Yes, migraine and migraine attack are among the most common reported uses for Migril Tablet. Please do not use Migril Tablet for migraine and migraine attack without consulting first with your doctor. Click here to find out what other patients report as common uses for Migril Tablet.
Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Migril Tablet medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Migril Tablet. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
Most medicines don't come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government's categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body's dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.
Other important Information on Migril Tablet
Missing a dose
In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
Overdosage of Migril Tablet
- Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Migril Tablet, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
- Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
- Please consult your physician or pharmacist or product package for more information.