TITLE

Ergotamine Tartrate in Migraine

AUTHOR(S)
Freestone, D. S.
PUB. DATE
June 1970
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;6/6/1970, Vol. 2 Issue 5709, p599
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64097018

 

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