Generic Medicine Info
Indications and Dosage
Mental deterioration associated with cerebrovascular insufficiency, Peripheral vascular disease
Adult: 3-6 mg/day in divided doses.
Special Precautions
Severe bradycardia.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances, flushing, headache, rash, nasal congestion, dizziness and postural hypotension in hypertensive patients.
Description: Dihydroergocristine is a natural ergot alkaloid which is used in the symptomatic treatment of mental deterioration associated with cerebrovascular insufficiency and in peripheral vascular disease.
MIMS Class
Peripheral Vasodilators & Cerebral Activators
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