Dostinex is a potent and very effective medication for the treatment of high-level hormone prolactin hormones in woman body, which can be due to a tumor in the pituitary gland or might be due to any other reason. It comes in the form of a tablet, which contain Cabergoline as a strong ingredient of medication. Cabergoline comes under the category of dopamine Receptor agonist with high affinity for the D2 receptor, which shows its mode of action by producing a direct inhibitory effect on the secretion of prolactin by pituitary lactotrophs and blocks the prolactin secretion from pituitary gland.
Dosage schedule of Dostinex-
Dostinex is tablet dosage form so one should have to take it by oral route with an ample amount of water, you can take it with or without food, and it will be better to mark a date in the calendar from which day you are start taking Dostinex. you should have to read all the instruction mention on the leaflet. The initial recommended dose is 0.25 mg for initiation of medication, two times in a week. The dose is increased slowly up to 0.25 mg two times in a day up to 1 mg two times in a week depending upon the condition of one's prolactin serum level.
Conflicting means of Dostinex-
Avoid consumption of Dostinex if you are allergic to Cabergoline. if you are a pregnant lady and breastfeeding mother then it is better for both mother and child not to use Dostinex. If one is suffering from liver and kidney problems in past time so better to avoid the use of Dostinex. If you have a history of high blood pressure developed during Time of pregnancy then avoids using Dostinex.
Side effects of Dostinex-
If you are using Dostinex then you are going to feel some usual effects which may include constipation, dizziness, mild stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, mood or mental changes, Decreased urination, vision changes, chest pain.
Defensive measures of Dostinex-
If you take Dostinex it may cause drowsiness and dizziness, so it is better to avoid driving. It may also lead to fatigue so it is better to sit and stand slowly with proper caution. Alcohol consumption may lead to more drowsiness, dizziness, and fatigue so, better to avoid consumption of alcohol. Don’t consume any medication of blood pressure along with Dostinex otherwise it may lead to heart valve problem.