Dostinex is used for treating
disorders associated with high levels of the hormone prolactin, either
due to tumors in the pituitary gland or to unknown causes. Dostinex is a
dopamine receptor agonist. It works by blocking prolactin secretion
from the pituitary gland.
Use Dostinex as directed by your doctor.
- Take Dostinex by mouth with or without food.
- It may be helpful to mark on a calendar which days you are supposed to take Dostinex.
- If you miss a dose of Dostinex, contact your doctor right away.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Dostinex.
Dostinex at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25
degrees C), in a tightly closed container. Store away from heat,
moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Dostinex out of
the reach of children and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Cabergoline.