Isometheptene


Generic Medicine Info
Contraindications
Porphyria; severe hypertension; severe renal and hepatic impairment; organic heart disease.
Special Precautions
CV diseases; hyperthyroidism; DM; pregnancy, lactation; angle-closure glaucoma.
Adverse Reactions
Dizziness, circulatory disturbances, rash, haematological disorders.
Drug Interactions
May antagonise hypotensive effects of adrenergic neurone blockers. Increased risk of hypertension with doxapram, oxytocin. Increased risk of ergotism with ergotamine and methysergide.
ATC Classification
A03AX10 - isometheptene ; Belongs to the class of other drugs used for functional bowel disorders.
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