Caberlin (Cabergoline) (ca BER goe leen)
What is Caberlin (Cabergoline) used for?
Caberlin (Cabergoline) is prescribed to treat women suffering from symptoms of high prolactin levels. The medication reduces these elevated levels of hormones to prevent symptoms such as infertility, reduced sexual function, irregular menstrual cycles, or unwanted breast milk production. Your doctor may prescribe it to be used along with others or for the treatment of other unlisted conditions, as well.
How should I use Caberlin (Cabergoline)?
Caberlin (Cabergoline) is normally administered twice a weak at a dosage of one tablet, but your doctor will determine your individual dosage based on your age, weight, health condition, the condition being treated, and the severity of your symptoms. These should be swallowed with a large glass of water and may be taken on an empty stomach. Avoid splitting, crushing, or chewing the tablets before use as this may destroy or change the effects of their contents. Ask your doctor any questions you have about using the medication to ensure the correct usage.
What are the side effects of Caberlin (Cabergoline)?
The use of Caberlin (Cabergoline) may cause side effects in some patients including:
Serious side effects that may require immediate medical assistance are faintness, chest pain, difficulty breathing, lower back pain, unusual swelling of the extremities, urinary retention, or rapid weight loss. Inform your doctor as soon as you encounter any worrying symptoms to make sure the necessary alterations are made to your application frequency or dosage.
Caberlin (Cabergoline) should not be administered to patients who are pregnant, breastfeeding, allergies to ergot alkaloid derived medications, who have had a bad reaction to similar treatments in the past, who have heart valve disorders, or who have a history of fibrotic disorders. Also inform your doctor if you have a peptic ulcer, intestinal bleeding, hypotension, porphyrias, a history of mental illness, Raynaud`s disease, or severely decreased liver function. These conditions may cause unexpected health problems requiring adjustments to your treatment.
Strictly use Caberlin (Cabergoline) as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Caberlin (Cabergoline) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.