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I want to ask u can dostinex (cabergoline) treat pcos.i m taking dostinex (cabergoline) coz of high prolactin level.
My prolactin level is 48.i m taking dostinex (cabergoline).my calcium level is low.can i take osteocare while i m taking dostinex (cabergoline)?
M pregnant.My ob/gyn told me to stop glucophage& prescribed cyclogest, (progesterone) duphaston&aspirin after reading about glucophage here i m.Fearing miscarriage?
Is it safe to take bromocriptine during pregnancy?I'm pregnant and i'm takin bromocriptine mesylate frm one mnth. Nd i don't wanna loose my baby.
I've gynecomastia.prolactin is raised.no finding on MRI brain.i'm taking DOPERGIN for high prolactin.will this reduce my prolactin nd gynecomastia??
Possibly: Please discuss the benefits of using this medication vs risks of illness in pregnancy without it, with your psychiatrist and OB doctor. However, a prospective study with this & other atypical antipsychotics vs controls without such exposures, showed no differences between groups in terms of risk for fetal malformations or rates of obstetrical or neonatal complications. Larger studies needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am taking dostinex (cabergoline)and dydrogesterone (duphaston)tablets.what is the purpose of it??
Medicines: The best way for you to understand this is to go online and search for articles related to your meds. Please look for articles that are designed for patients not doctors. Contact me after you have digested the articles and want to ask me a question. ...Read more
28yoF. [email protected] 15mnths PP,Lactating.cold feet FHxHypoT4."Norm." [email protected] all HYPOT4/pcos symptoms.not sure what 2 do..thanks?
Well: See Endocrinolgist or ObGyn for diagnosis and treatment.An ultrasound can help diagnose ...Read more
Harm: There are risks and benefits in all meds we take. When benefits are more we take the meds.If this is the dose that brought stability, then it must be the right med. The risks are, it can make your diabetes worse, cholesterol high, some changes in ekg. If your md is keeping tract of your weight, gets blood work etc checked and, treat if sayeth the blood. You should be fine try not to gain wt. ...Read more
No, but did you: miss a period? If the test was done after a missed period, you are not pregnant. A beta HCG level of 25 or higher is diagnostic of pregnancy, level below 5 is not pregnant, in between, need to repeat the test 2-4 days later. Conception, as defined by the generation of a fertilized ovum, occurs within day or so of the sex. However, it takes about 2-3 weeks for the embryo to make enough HCG to produce a positive pregnancy test. Blood test may be done a day after a missed period. Home pregnancy tests should be done 4-5 days after the missed period. If the result is negative repeat the test in 4-5 days. Use first morning urine and follow instructions for the test carefully. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
Many uses...: (parlodel) is used to treat symptoms of hyperprolactinemia (high levels of a natural substance called prolactin in the body) including lack of menstrual periods, discharge from the nipples, infertility (difficulty becoming pregnant) and hypogonadism (low levels of certain natural substances needed for normal development and sexual function). Also used to stop lactation after pregnancy. ...Read more
I want to conceinve, prolactin level is 1250 enlargemnt pituary gland size is 7×6×5mm. Medication taking are dopergin and glucofedge. Kindly advise.
Actually i hve pcod last mnth i took Clomid (clomiphene) of 50mg each day bt not pregnant my follicle size was 14×13mm. Nw im takng 100mg clomid (clomiphene). S there a chance?
Yes: Actually, you have a better chance of getting pregnant with polycystic ovary disease with assisted fertility than many other infertile types of women, especially with IVF. Speak to your reproductive endocrinologist about options, You may also want to explore some modest weight loss and metformin. ...Read more
My doc put me on parlodel (bromocriptine) for prolactin issue..i was taking ginkgo biloba prior to this..can i continue taking ginkgo with parlodel?
It is unknown: It is unknown if gingko is safe during pregnancy or lactation, if you are on bromicriptine to help your cycle be more regular and ovulate, you may want to avoid this supplement. Also it may thin the blood so avoid with any blood thinners. As a man, there are less contraindications but again the combination is not well studied. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
had IUI(clomid (clomiphene) 3-5dys+Ovidril,9thday), 7dpIUI blood test showed LH 7.9IU/L,Proge:104nmol/L,Oestra3878 pmol/L(was 4798dayOf ovidril), is egg fertilized
Pregnancy: Hypothyroidism and TSH level play significant role in conceiving and maintaining pregnancy. The normal level of TSH are 0.4 to 4 mlu/l. First your level is69 - high. Fertility TSH should be between 1and2. Please see endocrinologis. Plus you are 46. May be you want to discuss with your ob-gyn to have pregnancy at this age.Thanks. ...Read more
No pcos not diabetic TTC my doc put me on cidophage 500mg, clomid (clomiphene) 50mg and cycloprogynova does cycloprogynova and cidophage affects my pregnancy?
Hi doc, took Clomid (clomiphene) 2-6.Tday cd17 OPK shws positive.Do i ovulate so late? Though i tooj Clomid (clomiphene) frm cd2.Can u explain how LH surge on clomid (clomiphene)?
Always had seldom menses&pco-ovaries. Sexhormones, thyriode, cortisol, lipid&glucosetest was fine.Blodpressure:110/65.Bmi:21/22will i respond to clomid (clomiphene)?
Clomid (clomiphene) + metformin?: With polycystic ovarian sydrome (pcos) and irregular periods you're not ovulating every month. Clomid (clomiphene) is the first-choice medicine to help you ovulate and get pregnant. Metformin plus Clomid (clomiphene) is a little better than Clomid (clomiphene) alone. Letrozole is good if you don't respond to, or get a thin lining with clomid (clomiphene). You should get checked for low egg supply, blocked tubes, uterine problems, or sperm issues. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer