A 17-year-old female asked:
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on bromocriptine tablet my prolactin reached over 3000&now that i've been on the tablets it went to 700 and period is back but can i stop for 5 days?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Discuss with: treating physician. Why do you want to stop Bromocriptin? It appears your pituitary adenoma is still producing large amount of prolactin though showing significant response to treatment
Answered on Mar 18, 2015

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Dr. David Sneid
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Probably not due: To the bromocriptine. Prolactin level isn't that elevated. Look for other causes. If you can get it, Cabergoline is a lot more effective and easier to ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
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Prolactin: If your Prolactin level is high then this will cause late or absent periods. This will likely occur until the Bromocriptine normalizes your Prolactin ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Yes: Hi. Yes, from amenorrhea back to normal!

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