This medication is used to treat high levels of prolactin hormone within the body. High levels of prolactin found within a woman can cause symptoms such as unwanted breast milk and missed periods, and may cause difficulties when trying to become pregnant. High levels of prolactin in men however, can cause symptoms such as enlarged breasts and a decrease in sexual ability or desire. This medication woks to release the prolactin from the pituitary gland and relieve symptoms.
This medication comes in the singular strength of 0.5mg. Remember your dose is based on your medical background and your overall response to the treatment. If your doctor or pharmacist has given you some information in the form of a pamphlet, take the time to read up on this drug, and if you have any questions or concerns regarding this medication, please consult your doctor.
This medication is taken by mouth, with or without food. And it is usually only taken twice a week, or however you doctor has prescribed.
Remember that the dosage given to you is based on your medical history and your response to the treatment. Your doctor will start you at a lower dosage and will slowly increase it as time goes by, to decrease any side effects.
Take this medication on a regular basis to gain the most benefit.
Before taking this medication, inform your doctor if you are allergic to Cabergoline; or to other ergot medications (such as ergotamine); or if you have any other allergies in general.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: liver disease, high blood pressure (hypertension), heart valve disease, abnormal scarring/thickening of the lining in the lungs/heart/behind the abdomen (pulmonary/pericardial/retroperitoneal fibrosis).
Common side effects of this medication do include the following; Nausea, vomiting, stomach upset, constipation, dizziness, lightheadedness, or tiredness. It is best to speak with your doctor promptly if you are experiencing any of these side effects.
However, seek medical attention right away if you are experiencing any of the following; persistent cough, mental/mood changes (such as nervousness), unusual strong urges (such as increased gambling, increased sexual urges), vision changes, painful menses, breast pain, symptoms of heart failure (such as shortness of breath, swelling ankles/feet, unusual tiredness, unusual/sudden weight gain).
Get medical help right away if you have any serious side effects, including: chest pain, signs of kidney problems (such as change in the amount of urine, lower back/flank pain).
This medication goes by the brand name Dostinex, and it is used to treat high levels of the prolactin hormone within the body. High levels of prolactin in women can cause such symptoms as unwanted breast milk, missed periods, and can cause difficulties in becoming pregnant. High levels of prolactin in men can cause enlarged breasts and a decrease in sexual ability or desire. When taken, this medication is put to work by blocking the release of the prolactin from the pituitary gland. This medication comes in a singular dose of 0.5mg. It also comes as the brand Dostinex, and the generic Cabergoline. If you have any questions regarding this medication or any inquiries in general, feel free to give us a call at 1-877-385-8998.
A single dose of Dostinex has been seen to begin working within 2 to 3 hours. Although it could take several days before you begin to see the full benefit of this medication.
While you can buy Dostinex at your local pharmacy, you may find an affordable option for on an online Canadian Pharmacy, such as My Drug Center. We do have a starting price of $60.00 for 8 pills.
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