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Possible Interaction: Ergotamine and Erythromycin



Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

SummaryWe report a case of ergotism due to the interaction of erythromycin with a small dose of ergotamine tartrate (2 mg).
Clinical Rheumatology  •  2005  |  View Paper
In this case report we present a rare drug interaction between erythromycin and ergotamine at normal doses causing lower extremity ischemia in a 36-year-old woman.
The association between erythromycin and ergotamine may be a dangerous pharmacologic combination; drugs that have a hepatic cycle with ergotamine derivatives must be used with caution.
Annals of vascular surgery  •  1993  |  View Paper
Acute ischemia of the lower limbs was seen in a patient given ergotamine tartrate with erythromycine propionate.
La semaine des hopitaux : organe fonde par l'Association d'enseignement medical des hopitaux de Paris  •  1982  |  View Paper