Articles under Nicergoline


  • Hydergine ® Developer Albert Hofmann Turns A Hundred

    The celebrated Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann turned a hundred last January. Thousands of people from around the world gathered in Basel, Switzerland to celebrate his centennial birthday and honor him for his numerous discoveries and contributions to the fields of chemistry and psychopharmacology. When Dr. Hofmann addressed the large crowds that gathered in his honor, he spoke eloquently. He was unusually articulate and clear-headed for a man that was over a century old. Many peop...
  • Don't Ergo the Ergots (or don't overlook the benefits of the rye fungi)

    Don't Ergo the Ergots (or don't overlook the benefits of the rye fungi) Ergoloid mesylates, co-dergocrine, dihydroergotoxine, are all a number of ergot derivatives that share a common ancestry, because they all derive from a type of fungi that can be found on rye. This article evaluates 3 of the most proven and commercially used ergots and seeing how they differ from one another. In alphabetical order, they are bromocriptine (pronounced brome-o-cript-teen), hydergine ®...