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I have prolactinoma and im pregnant.dr is telling me to take bromocriptine.is it safe?and if i dont take it, is high prolactin bad during pregnancy?
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
32 day late period no stress thyroid and prolactins been checked. Pregnancy test came back neg last week. I am 19 usuall regular. What could this be?
Irregular periods : Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated and tested pcos. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
I am pregnant. . Before pregnancy my prolactin level was 800 I ate medicine but still it does not control and nw its 2470...is this dangerous. .
Pituitary gland : During pregnancy, prolactin levels increase by 10 to 20 times. After the baby is born, prolactin stays high if you are breast-feeding. In women who do not breast-feed, prolactin levels return to normal soon after they give birth. If you already have a problem before getting pregnant, you may need to be seen by a specialist called Endocrinologist to help monitor your levels throughout the pregnancy ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How soon does prolactin start to rise in early pregnancy? My prolactin level at cycle day 21 was a 34 and progesterone was 22. What does this mean?
Need reference range: Check out http://labtestsonline.org/understanding/analytes/prolactin/tab/test/. "Reference values are dependent on many factors, including patient age, sex, sample population, and test method, and numeric test results can have different meanings in different labs. . . The lab report containing your test results should include the specific reference range for your test(s)." Discuss w/ordering doc ...Read more
Is a prolactin level of 48 bad? and what level should it be at for pregnancy to occur? how long should it take to come down?
Depends: A prolactin of 48 is high, but it may or may not be affecting fertility. Is your testosterone level normal? Have you had a semen analysis. Cabergoline is an effective medication to lower prolactin. It is important to find out why the prolactin is high. Have you had an MRI or CT scan of your pituitary? ...Read more