Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets
Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets
Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets
Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets
Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets

Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets

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14 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets Description

Vasograin tablet is an anti-migraine medicine that is used in the treatment and prevention of migraines. Migraine is a type of headache associated with symptoms like severe headaches, nausea and sickn...
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ContainsErgotamine(1.0 Mg),Prochlorperazine(2.5 Mg),Caffeine(100.0 Mg),Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(250.0 Mg)
UsesMigraine
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, dizziness, fluctuation in blood pressure, irregular heartbeat
ClassificationMIGRAINE DRUGS
Check more medicines with composition as Ergotamine(1.0 Mg) + Prochlorperazine(2.5 Mg) + Caffeine(100.0 Mg) + Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(250.0 Mg)

Uses of Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets

Vasograin tablet is used for the treatment and prevention of migraine attacks along with associated symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, visual disturbance, etc.

Contraindications of Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to caffeine, ergotamine, paracetamol and prochlorperazine or any of the ingredients of Vasograin.
  • If you are already taking any other medicine containing any of the active ingredients present in Vasograin tablet.
  • If your age is below 16 years.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you have any pre-existing medical condition such as liver or kidney problem, any kind of heart disorder, migraine, swelling in blood vessels etc.
  • If you are already on certain medications antibiotics, anti-HIV medicine, anti-fungal medicines, heart and blood pressure-related medicines, oral contraceptives and other medicines like ergotamine, su...
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  • If you have a history of fibrosis (thickening of the tissue) due to treatment with ergotamine.

Side effects of Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets

  • Cold hand and feet
  • Irregular heart beat
  • Blood pressure fluctuation
  • Numbness
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Muscle pain
  • Itching
  • Swelling

Precautions and Warnings of Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Vasograin tablet during pregnancy?
A:
  • Vasograin tablet is not recommended to be used during pregnancy, as its components can cause harm to the placenta (connects with the feotus). Hence it is recommended not to use the same unless prescri...
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  • It is often advised that one should try to identify the potential migraine triggers and avoid them.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Vasograin tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
One of the components of this medicine passes into the breastmilk and can cause vomiting, diarrhoea, weak pulse and unstable blood pressure in a breastfed baby. Therefore, it is recommended to avoid taking this medicine. Talk to your doctor for more information.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Vasograin tablet?
A:
You may cause dizziness after taking this medicine. So it is advised not to drive, unless you know how this medicine affects you.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Vasograin tablet?
A:
It is advised not to consume alcohol while taking this medicine, as it may increase side effects like dizziness, drowsiness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any pre-existing medical conditions such as heart disorder, liver or kidney problem, thyroid, asthma, hypertension, stomach ulcers, increased pressure inside the eyes (glaucoma), muscle weakn...
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  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You experience chest pain, tingling in fingers and toes, immediately stop the treatment.
  • You are already taking certain medications or any other medicine containing any of the active ingredients present in Vasograin tablet, etc.
  • You experience sudden vision loss, headache or any kind of allergies like bumps and swelling in the skin, itching, breathlessness, dizziness, tingling in fingers, etc after taking this medicine.
  • You have a low level of potassium, calcium and magnesium.
  • You may experience chest tightness if used in excess dose for a prolonged duration.
  • You have or experience any clot (fibrosis).

Mode of Action of Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Sometimes headache pains are caused due to widened vessels in the head.
  • Ergotamine works by preventing blood vessels in the head from expanding and causing headaches.
  • Caffeine increases the absorption of ergotamine in the brain and also enhances the vasoconstrictive effect of ergotamine and thus, helps in narrowing the blood vessels in the brain.
  • Prochlorperazine acts as an anti-emetic that prevents nausea and vomiting associated with migraines by blocking the signals in the specific part of the brain that is responsible for nausea or vomiting...
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  • Paracetamol works by interfering with the production of a chemical called prostaglandins, which is responsible for the sensation of pain.

Directions for Use of Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets

  • Vasograin tablet is to be taken as a whole with an adequate amount of water.
  • This tablet can be taken with or without food.
  • It is recommended to take the tablet at the same time every day for optimum results.

Interactions of Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Vasograin tablet may interact with other medications and provide an altered response to the treatment. Please notify your doctor if you are undergoing any other treatments, over-the-counter medication...
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  • Especially if you are taking any painkiller, anti-diabetic medicine, antibiotics, antacids, antiallergic medicine, anti-epileptic medicines, brain or mood-related disorder, anti-parkinson's medicines,...
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Interactions with food items

You should avoid excessive intake of tea, coffee, chocolate or fizzy drinks containing caffeine.

Storage and disposal of Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets

  • Store in a cool and dry place away from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Vasograin Strip Of 14 Tablets

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Vasograin, and experience any unusual symptoms of drowsiness, irregular heartbeat, feeling cold, numbness in fingers or toes, muscle weakness, etc. contact your...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of medicine take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose o...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is migraine?

A: A migraine is a condition defined as throbbing pain or severe pain in the head or headache. It has many associated symptoms like nausea, vomiting, sensitivity to light and loud noise, visual disturbance, etc.

Q: Are there any lifestyle recommendations to prevent or reduce migraine?

  • Exercise regularly.
  • Get a good amount and quality of sleep.
  • Do meditation and yoga, it helps in relieving stress and provides relaxation.
  • Keep yourself well hydrated. Drink plenty of fluids.
  • Try to avoid the factors that triggers your migraine.
  • Do not take any kind of stress.

Q: Can I stop taking Vasograin tablet on my own?

A: No, abruptly stopping the medicine can worsen the headache. So it is advised to follow the prescribed dose and duration. Your doctor will decide when to stop this or reduce the dose.

Q: Can I suggest Vasograin tablet to my family member for headache?

A: No, do not suggest this medicine to others with headache, as headache can be due to varied reasons. Thus, it is advised to always consult a doctor for appropriate diagnosis and treatment.

Q: What is Vasograin tablet used for?

A: Vasograin tablet is used for the treatment and prevention of migraine attacks along with associated symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, visual disturbance, etc.

Q: Can I stop taking Vasograin tablet when my migraine symptoms are relieved?

A: No, this medicine should not be immediately stopped after relieving the symptoms. Gradual weening of the medication should be done to avoid adverse effects. The doctor might switch to any other substitute medicine before stopping the treatment with Vasograin.

Q: How many times can Vasograin be taken in a day?

A: The doctor will decide the specific dose for a specific duration depending upon the severity of the condition. Do not take it endlessly on your own without consulting a doctor.

Q: Can Vasograin be taken without food?

A: Vasograin can be taken with or without food or as told by the doctor. But it is recommended to take the tablet at the same time every day for optimum results.

Q: Does Vasograin cause side effects?

A: Nausea, vomiting, dizziness, fluctuation in blood pressure and irregular heartbeat are a few side effects that can be seen during the treatment. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on their own. Also, it is not important that everyone experience the same.
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Last Updated on: 13 Apr 2022 | 12:12 PM (IST)

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