Case report: Ergot induce myocardia ischemia and reverted by sublingual nifedipine.

Bhatt, Janardan (1999) Case report: Ergot induce myocardia ischemia and reverted by sublingual nifedipine. Journal of Applied Basic Medical Sciences, 1 (1). pp. 17-17. ISSN ISSN:0972-4729

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Abstract

Ergot alkaloids are used in obstetrics very routinely. But it can cause serous complications e.i. myocardial ischemia.We had a similar case and the ischemia was reverted with sublingual nifedipine.

EPrint Type:Article
Additional Information:The small article create insight of probable hazards of ergot alkaloid with one case report.
Uncontrolled Keywords:Ergot alkaloids, Ischemia, Nifedipine
Subjects:Heterocyclic Compounds > Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring > Pyridines
Cardiovascular Diseases > Heart Diseases > Myocardial Ischemia
Heterocyclic Compounds > Alkaloids > Ergot Alkaloids
Circulatory and Respiratory Physiology > Cardiovascular Physiology > Cardiovascular Physiologic Phenomena
-Journal Repositories > Journal of Applied Basic Medical Sciences
ID Code:1993
Deposited By:Indian Journal of Applied Basic Medical scieces Ahmedabad
Deposited On:07 February 2007

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