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Dr. Peter Ihle
115 doctors shared insights

Cabergoline (Overview)

Cabergoline is a vaginal agent which is a kind of women's health and pregnancy drug.


Dr. Peter Ihle
115 doctors shared insights

Cabergoline (Overview)

Cabergoline is a vaginal agent which is a kind of women's health and pregnancy drug.


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Does taking cabergoline for elevated prolactin improve thyroidproduction?How long would it take to notice improvemtents?

Does taking cabergoline for elevated prolactin improve thyroidproduction?How long would it take to notice improvemtents?

Maybe: Usually, if someone has ^ prolactin and an underactive thyroid, it's because the low thyroid levels increase a brain hormone, trh, that acts on the pituitary to raise TSH (thyroid stimulating hormone) and prolactin. Almost always, treatment w/ thyroid hormone will correct both problems. Very rarely, someone could have a large pituitary tumor making prolactin & suppressing TSH Cabergoline can help. ...Read more

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My obgyn prescribe me dostinex (cabergoline). 25mg twice a week. I would like to know, why i can't take it daily or maybe more times a week?

My obgyn prescribe me dostinex (cabergoline). 25mg twice a week.  I would like to know, why i can't take it daily or maybe more times a week?

Dostinex (cabergoline): Dost ibex is a med to increase dopminergic tone and decrease hyperprolactinemia which maybe affecting fertility and cycles other med is bromocryptine more nauseating using a smaller dinner, taking meds at bedtime may help talk to your md. ...Read more

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My doctor didn't consider any tumor when she came to know I have prolactin level 189.2ng/ml.She only prescribed me cabergoline for 1 mnth. Pls advice?

Cabergoline: This is a medicine used to treat elevated prolactin level by increasing Dopamine receptor activity. Follow up with that doctor in a month for progress evaluation should be in order. ...Read more

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Is it safe to pump for comfort while using dostinex (cabergoline) for weaning?

Yes,: as long as you discard the milk . The Dostinex (cabergoline) stops the supply of milk but it may take a few days before your milk really stops. ...Read more

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Suffered fr anxiety attacks/gad for 7 yrs and now have low-t/high prolactin. Been given cabergoline can I safely go back on sertraline also?

Suffered fr anxiety attacks/gad for 7 yrs and now have low-t/high prolactin. Been given cabergoline can I safely go back on sertraline also?

Perhaps : Both medications affect serotonin. The combined use of agents that enhance serotonin activity should be undertaken with caution. Patients should be monitored for the development of serotonin syndrome during such therapy. In other words, you need to talk to your doctor about this. ...Read more

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Is it dangerous to take ganoderma mushrooms pills while having a pituitary macroadenoma and just started dostinex (cabergoline) because of high prolactin level?

Who knows: what's in the pills and what it could do to you? Reishi mushroom is POSSIBLY SAFE for most people when used appropriately. It can cause some side effects including dryness of the mouth, throat, and nasal area along with itchiness, stomach upset, nosebleed, and bloody stools. However, there is almost no scientific evidence to document any of the claims. ...Read more

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Coughing and phlegm build up is this a side effect of cabergoline.?

Coughing and phlegm build up is this a side effect of cabergoline.?

Cabergoline: Coughing and phlegm are not listed as side effects of cabergoline. Coughing and phlegm are seen in postnasal drip and chronic sinusitis and allergy. ...Read more

Dr. Creighton Wright
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Dostinex (Definition)

Dostinex is a metabolic agent which is a kind of ...Read more