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A 33-year-old female asked:

what causes high prolactin. and how can it be regulated to a balanced level. tried dostinex and clomid (clomiphene) still no conception yet. ?

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Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
Pediatric Endocrinology 21 years experience
Thyroid ?: you may need to check the status of your thyroid and testosterone levels as both can affect prolactin levels directly and indirectly. Additionally and especially if you have tried adequate doses of dostinex, (cabergoline) you may consider discussing with your provided if MRI of the pituitary is needed (if not done already).
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Many things : Including pituitary tumors ,hypothyroidism, renal disease, antipsychotics and pregnancy.

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