Disease Information for Ergot alkaloid Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Brief Blood pressure increase/sign:
Chest Pain
Chest pain, substernal/midline
High blood pressure/sign
Leg claudication
Non-Pleuritic Chest Pain
Regional pallor/vasospasm
Sudden pallor
Vasospasm of extremities/Signs
White/blanching area discoloration
Nausea
Vomiting
Acroparesthesias Acral Paresthesias
Leg Pain with Exercise
Pain in Extremities/Melalgias
Painful hands and feet
Toe pains
Dysesthesias
Paresthesias
Seizures
Chest pain/non-cardiac
Chest tightness/breathing response
Pallor
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Angina worse
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Migraine headache/Migraineurs
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Angina pectoris
Angina, spasm type
Angina, unstable/crescendo/intermediate syndrome
Convulsions (grand mal)
Coronary ischemia
Drug induced Angina/Coronary vasospasm
Drug induced Seizures
Drug induced Stroke/Cerebral ischemia/Bleed
Gravid uterus tetanic contraction
Hypertension
Ischemia, cardiac
Ischemic bowel disease
Myocardial infarction, acute
Porphyria, attack, acute intermittant
Raynaud's syndrome
Sinus bradycardia
Toxic amblyopia syndrome
Non-Occlusive Bowel Infarction
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-migraine medication (example)
DRUG/Gravid uterine contraction stimulus (example)
DRUG/Lowers seizure threshold
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Myocardial Ischemia Non-Arteriosclerosis
Pathophysiology/Mesenteric Ischemia Non-Occlusive
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Toxin
TOXIN/ Hypertension/slow heart rate
TOXIN/NOT Diagnosed on USUALToxic screens
Synonyms
Synonym
Alkaloids Clavine, Alkaloids Ergot, Clavine Alkaloids, Ergot alkaloid, Ergot alkaloid (substance), Ergot alkaloid product, Ergot alkaloid product (product), Ergot alkaloid product (substance), Ergot Alkaloids, Brand name/Gynergen (Ergonovine)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Contraindication
RX/Sumatriptan (Imitrex)
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose Rectal enema/suppository available
DRUG/Dose single dose medication
DRUG/Inhaled/aerosolized medication (example)
Definition

Ergot alkaloid natural or synthetic drug;used in postpartum hemorrhage and uterine atony;oral and parenteral preparation; also used in acute migraine; peripheral and coronary vasospasm can occur

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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