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Restless legs syndrome, Idiopathic Dosing Information Cabergoline was initiated at 0.5 milligrams (mg day, with target doses ranging from 2 to 3 mg/day. 1 Pediatric Indications and Dosage FDA-Labeled Indications and Dosage (Pediatric) There is limited information regarding FDA-Labeled Use of Cabergoline in pediatric patients.
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It can be used to treat certain menstrual problems, fertility problems in men and women, and pituitary prolactinomas (tumors of the pituitary gland). It works by stopping the brain from making and releasing the prolactin hormone from the pituitary gland. For cabergoline, the following should be considered: Allergies Tell your doctor if you have ever had any unusual or allergic reaction to cabergoline or any other medicines. Also tell your health care professional if you have any other types of allergies, such as to foods.
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The following information includes only the average doses of cabergoline. If your dose is different, do not change it unless your doctor tells you to do so. The amount of medicine that you take depends on the strength of the medicine.
This includes prescription or nonprescription (over-the-counter OTC) medicines and herbal or vitamin supplements. cabergoline Side Effects Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical.
These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects.
If you have questions about the substances you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.
Liver diseaseUse with caution. You may need a lower dose of cabergoline. Proper Use of cabergoline. Take cabergoline exactly as directed by your doctor. Do not take more of it, do not take it more often, and do not take it for a longer time.
Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant. Tell your doctor right away if you think you might be pregnant at any time while you are using cabergoline.
Using alcohol or tobacco with certain medicines may also cause interactions to occur. Discuss with your healthcare professional the use of your medicine with food, alcohol, or tobacco. Other Medical Problems The presence of other medical problems may affect the use of cabergoline.
Before Using cabergoline In deciding to use a medicine, the risks of taking the medicine must be weighed against the good it will do. This is a decision you and your doctor will make.
This information is a reference resource designed as supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge, and judgement of healthcare practitioners in patient care. The absence of a warning for a given drug or combination thereof in no way should be construed.
Heart disease or Lung disease or other breathing problemsUse with caution. May make these conditions worse. High blood pressure, controlled or High blood pressure of pregnancy, or history ofCabergoline usually decreases blood pressure but at times it may increase blood pressure and worsen these conditions.
To do so may increase the chance of side effects. You may take cabergoline with or without food. Dosing The dose of cabergoline will be different for different patients. Follow your doctor's orders or the directions on the label.