Methysergide

Pharmacology

  • These drugs are structurally similar (producing similar pulmonary toxicity)
    • Bromocriptine (see [[Bromocriptine]]): used to treat Parkinson’s disease
    • Cabergoline (see [[Cabergoline]]): used to treat Parkinson’s disease
    • Methysergide: previously used to treat vascular headaches

Adverse Effects

  • Pleural Effusion (see [[Pleural Effusion-Exudate]])

References

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