Codergocrine mesylate is used to improve cognitive function (memory, learning and concentration) in patients with mild to moderate dementia (mental disorder that causes gradual and long term decrease in ability to think and remember). It is also used to treat cerebral insufficiency (decreased blood supply to brain), dizziness, headache, migraine and depression.
How it works
Codergocrine belongs to a class of medications called as Ergot Alkaloid. It causes expansion of blood vessels and increase in oxygen utilization in the brain. It also controls the chemicals responsible for cognitive functions.
Common side effects
Blurred vision, Bradycardia, Decreased blood pressure, Dizziness, Flushing, Headache, Nasal congestion, Rash, Vomiting
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- Monitor your blood pressure and heart rate regularly as codergocrine mesylate is known to cause reduction in blood pressure and slow heartbeat (severe bradycardia).
- Do not consume this drug if you are allergic to codergocrine mesylate or any of its ingredients.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.