Disease Information for Methysergide (Sansert) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Lactation suppression/nursing mother/complaint
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Migraine headache/Migraineurs
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Neutrophiles (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
LE Prep/Lupus erythematosis cell prep (Lab)
Neutrophiles (Lab)
Platelet count (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
PATH/Heart/Subendocardial fibrosis
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy, restrictive
Drug induced Pleural effusion
Pericardial effusion
Pericarditis, acute
Raynaud's syndrome
Retroperitoneal fibrosis
Superior vena cava obstruction/syndrome
Thrombocytopenia
Thrombocytosis
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-migraine medication (example)
DRUG/Antiserotonin effects/antagonist (example)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Chronic intrinsic restrictive lung
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
Dimethylergometrin, Ergoline 8 carboxamide 9 10 didehydro N (1 (hydroxymethyl)propyl) 1 6 dimethyl (8beta(S)), Methylmethylergonovine, methylsergide, METHYSERGIDE, Methysergide (product), Methysergide (substance), METHYSERGIDE PREPARATION, Methysergide product, Methysergide product (substance), Brand name/Sansert (Methysergide)
Definition

Antiserotonin drug; ergot derivative used as prophylaxis for cluster headache; long term use causes retroperitoneal fibrosis syndrome; little used drug; oral preparation

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