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A series of structurally-related alkaloids that contain the ergoline backbone structure.
Drug Drug Description Methysergide An ergot alkaloid used for the prophylaxis of migraine and cluster headaches. Lisuride For the management of Parkinson's Disease Nicergoline An ergot derivative use for the treatment of symptoms associated with cerebrovascular abnormalities. Pergolide A long-acting dopamine agonist that is uncommonly used for the management of Parkinson's disease, due to the risk for cardiac valvulopathy. Ergometrine An ergot alkaloid used for the treatment of postpartum haemorrhage and post abortion hemorrhage in patients with uterine atony. Lysergic acid diethylamide Debate continues over the nature and causes of chronic flashbacks. Explanations in terms of LSD physically remaining in the body for months or years after consumption have been discounted by... Terguride Not Annotated Metergoline An ergot-derivative that acts as an antagonist at certain 5-HT receptor subtypes and as an agonist at dopamine receptors. It is often used in situations where inhibition of prolactin is desirable. Methylergometrine An ergot alkaloid used to prevent and control uterine atony and hemorrhage before and after delivery. Bromocriptine A dopamine D2 receptor agonist used for the treatment of galactorrhea due to hyperprolactinemia and other prolactin-related conditions, as well as in early Parkinsonian Syndrome. Cabergoline A dopamine receptor agonist used for the treatment of hyperprolactinemic conditions due to various causes.
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