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What can I use to get pregnant if my prolactin levels are high ?

What can I use to get pregnant if my prolactin levels are high ?

Prolactinoma: If your prolactin level is high, it may affect your ovulation. You should have some imagine of your pituitary gland to see if you have an adenoma. Depending on the size, you can be treated medically. Once treated, you may be able to get pregnant naturally or with oral medications. ...Read more

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Dr. Austina Cho
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Hi, how to balance hormone level naturally. I had high prolactin level.now it is normal.i want to get pregnant.how will i do?

Repeat in 1-2 weeks : Repeat Prolactin again and make sure the prolactin is normal. In some, there may have been a lab error in beginning. RETEST ...Read more

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How I decrease my high prolactin level to get pregnant .Can high prolactin level cause ovarian cancer I read on net.I am afraid of please advice?

Prolactin production: Is a peptide made in he pituitary. Levels can be measured to see if yours is abnormally high. It can be raised by nipple stimulation or dysregulated growth that can be found on imaging. While there is medical treatment, you need an endocrinologist to help guide the path. ...Read more

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Hi I have high levels of prolactin high levels of estrogen normal periods been trying to get pregnant for 4 year now amd nothing is happening?

Hi I have high levels of prolactin high levels of estrogen normal periods been trying to get pregnant for 4 year now amd nothing is happening?

"Big prolactin"?: Hi. There is a condition called "big prolactin, aka macroprolactinemia" (that there is a lab test for) that is the most likely explanation for a high prolactin in a woman with normal periods and no breast milk production. Macroprolactinemia has no adverse physiologic outcomes, and no treatment is warranted. Your gyn will know about this, and can test for it. You or your man could have other issue ...Read more

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I'm taking dopergin for high prolactin level & thyroxine 50 mg for hypothyroid. How early are my chances to get pregnant? I started then 2 weeks ago?

Good: Once your prolactin and thyroid hormone levels normalize, your chances of conceiving should increase dramatically. Assuming that these are the only issues that are affecting your chances of conceiving. ...Read more

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I have high Prolactin levels: 48.0/ng/mL, I have regular periods and am ovulating according to my fertility mon.Can I get pregnant without treatment?

I have high Prolactin levels: 48.0/ng/mL, I have regular periods and am ovulating according to my fertility mon.Can I get pregnant without treatment?

Big prolactin: Hi. Why was prolactin checked? If you have regular periods and no breast milk production, have your doc check "big prolactin" or "macroprolactinemia"; the test is commercially available. Big prolactin is a complex of prolactin molecules in the circulation that does NOT cause galactorrhea/amenorrhea syndrome. It does NOT impair fertility, and does NOT need treatment. ...Read more

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What causes high prolactin levels on a non- pregnant female?

What causes high prolactin levels on a non- pregnant female?

Pituitary: The most common cause would be a microadenoma of the pituitary gland. It can usually be treated medically and can have a significant impact on ovulation and the abillity to get pregnant. ...Read more

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Can high prolactin be a sign of pregnancy if htc levels aren't high yet?

See answer: The definative diagnosis for pregnancy is the b-hcg test. Prolactin can be elevated for other reasions. ...Read more

Dr. Samuel Freedman
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Prolactin (Definition)

The pituitary gland makes many hormones. After delivery of a baby, the pituitary gland pours out prolactin which causes the breasts to produce milk. It may be abnormally produced and cause enlarged ...Read more