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Cafergot
(Ergotamine / Caffeine)

Zomig
(Zolmitriptan)

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Side effects
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How it works
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Type of medication
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Available as
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  • Pill
  • Suppository
  • Pill
  • Dissolving tablet
  • Nasal spray
Used for (click to learn more)
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  • Migraine Vascular headache
  • Migraine (Acute)
Risk factors for serious side effects
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Pregnancy category
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XFDA pregnancy category (Unsafe)

Research studies with real people or animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. If you’re pregnant, the risks to your unborn baby outweigh the benefits.

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CFDA pregnancy category (Weigh risks vs. benefits)

Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

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Sleep
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Upsides and benefits
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