Hyperprolactinemia

What is Hyperprolactinemia?

Elevated levels of prolactin in the blood, which is a normal physiologic reaction during lactation and pregnancy, but pathologic otherwise; prolactin may also be elevated in cases of certain pituitary tumors, and amenorrhea is often present.

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HI,
I AM 38 YEARS OLD MALE AND I AM SUFFERING FROM HYPERPROLACTIMIA. RIGHT NOW MY SERUM
PROLACTIN IS 205 AND I AM ON TAB CABGOLIN 0.5mg WEEKLY FOR...

doctor1 MD

Hello XXXXXXX,
Thanks for your query.

Hyperprolactinemia is the name for higher-than-normal blood levels of the hormone prolactin. This hormone is...

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am 24 years old male and i have been diagnosed with hyperprolactinemia. My blood test shows that my prolactine level is 40 which is not...

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Hi there,
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I am a qualified and certified medical specialist and a cardiologist. I read your question with diligence. I am...

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i have been using lonazep 0.25 mg and stalopam 10 mg for past four years and have also gained weight above 90 kg and i am 35 years old.Now i am...

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Hello Vikram. Thanks for your query.
Hyperprolactinemia and weight gain is a common side effect of long term antidepressants which you have been...

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