Ergonovine Side Effects
Applies to ergonovine: compounding powder, injectable solution, oral tablet
Cardiovascular side effects have included blood pressure elevation (sometimes extreme), chest pain, dizziness, myocardial infarction, ventricular arrhythmias, bradycardia, and peripheral vasospasm (itching of skin, pain in arms, pain in legs, pain in lower back, pale or cold hands or feet, and/or weakness in legs).[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Ergotrate Maleate (ergonovine)." Bedford, Bedford, OH.
Some side effects of ergonovine may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
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