User Reviews for Dostinex
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|Hyperprolactinemia||8 reviews||3 medications|
|Summary of Dostinex reviews||8 reviews||8.6|
Reviews for Dostinex
For Hyperprolactinemia "I was told this drug would fix my symptoms in 12 months but I had to take it for almost 10 years and my hormone levels fluctuated greatly over that time."
Joyjen February 15, 2017
4 users found this comment helpful.
For Hyperprolactinemia "Before I was using parlodel which is the same medicine for reducing prolactin. My prolactin is 49 and facing irregular periods. Previously I faced horrible side effects but with dostinex I am very happy no side effects just feel sleepy some time."
Adimaan November 8, 2016
7 users found this comment helpful.
For Hyperprolactinemia "Avoid this drug at all costs! I took it to bring down my prolactin levels which it did but I had some extreme side effects. Severe depression, fatigue, lack of motivation just to name a few."
Ange A May 9, 2016
6 users found this comment helpful.
For Hyperprolactinemia "I have been taking dostinex/cabergoline for 14 years. The main constant side effect is headaches. It feels like an ice pick is stabbing me in my head for a couple of seconds and then it goes away just as quickly as it started. It only happens maybe a couple times a month. I also find I get tired more easily and sometimes need to rest during the day. in addition, my vision has worsened. I stopped the medicine for about a year now and I'm getting dizzy quite often lately and my vision is worse. I fear my tumor has grown and need to see my endocrinologist again. God bless all"
Malecka (taken for 10 years or more) April 3, 2016
10 users found this comment helpful.
For Hyperprolactinemia "This drug reduced my prolactin levels really quick. I did not have a visible prolactinoma on my MRI but my doctor suspected it was really small. After 2 months my prolactin levels decreased from 2000 to 150. In the first month I felt a bit dizzy and wanted to sleep a lot more than usual (I had a few cat naps which is heaps out of character for me - I never usually sleep during the day) . This went away after about month and I generally feel fine taking Dostinex. I've been taking it for about 6 months now. I recommend you give it a go!"
queenoflove10101 May 31, 2015
19 users found this comment helpful.
For Hyperprolactinemia "Ive been taking Cabergoline for 7 years and it has helped keep my prolactin level normal. I can take it anytime of the day and it doesnt bother my stomach, i do get dizzy easier on this medicine."
JKL 75 November 13, 2013
27 users found this comment helpful.
For Hyperprolactinemia "I've used Dostinex for years now, to treat high prolactin hormone levels. When I was younger they had me take Propranolol which made me so sick to my stomach! Dostinex has really no side effects that I've experienced and I only have to take it twice a week!"
amykakes August 17, 2010
65 users found this comment helpful.
For Hyperprolactinemia "good drug for dysreflexy in spinal cord injurieds"
caetano March 12, 2008
20 users found this comment helpful.
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