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On Bromcriptine for a pituitary tumor, no periods, severe nausea. Could I be pregnant ?

Hi, I am on bromcriptine for a pituitary tumor before I started the medicine I didn t get a period after two weeks of being on it I got a period lasted for about 5 days that was in January I was due for another one feb 14 didn t get it but I was severely nauseas when I woke up an went to sleep but it would stop around ten am and come back.. Could I be pregnant?
Asked On : Sat, 23 Feb 2013
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The absence of periods in your case are due to increased levels of prolactin due to the pituitory tumor. This is not due to pregnancy. You can confirm it by getting a urine test done using a highly sensitive test kit with an early morning sample of urine.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal ,
Answered: Fri, 27 Sep 2013
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