Compare timolol vs. Cafergot

Head-to-head comparisons of medication uses, side effects, ratings, and more.

Timoptic
(Timolol)

Cafergot
(Ergotamine / Caffeine)

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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
  • Eye drops
  • Extended release
  • Pill
  • Suppository
Used for (click to learn more)
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  • Hypertension Migraine; Prophylaxis Ocular hypertension Open-angle glaucoma Postmyocardial infarction syndrome; Prophylaxis
  • Migraine Vascular headache
Risk factors for serious side effects
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Pregnancy category
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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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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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Alcohol
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Food
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Kidneys and liver
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Sex
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Sleep
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Weight
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Upsides and benefits
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Downsides and risks
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