Cabgolin Tablet is used to treat excess production of a natural hormone called prolactin. Excess production of this hormone is due to unknown causes or abnormal growths in the pituitary. This medicine helps in preventing infertility, sexual problems, and bone loss caused by excess prolactin production in men and in women who are not breastfeeding. It is also used as a second line therapy in the treatment of signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease along with carbidopa-levodopa or as a single agent
in case of failure of or intolerance to a non-ergot compound.
Side effects of Cabgolin-:
2. Painful menstruation
3. Burning or tingling sensation of hands and feet
4. Breast pain
7. Nausea and vomiting
8. Blurred vision
9. Difficulty in breathing
10. The decrease in the frequency of urination
11. Swelling of ankles or feet
Uses of Cabgolin Tablet-:
Cabgolin Tablet is used in the treatment of hyperventilation, a
condition where there is an excess production of prolactin which may
cause infertility, sexual problems, or bone loss in men and women who
are not breastfeeding.
2. Parkinson's disease
Cabgolin Tablet is used as a second line therapy in the treatment of
signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease as an adjunct to carbidopa-levodopa or as a single agent in case of failure of or intolerance to a non- ergot compound.
HOW CABGOLIN TABLET WORKS-:
Cabgolin Tablet works by decreasing the release of prolactin, a hormone that stimulates breast milk production. This stops the production of breast milk in case of stillbirth, abortion or miscarriage.
CABGOLIN TABLET RELATED WARNINGs:-
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Cabgolin Tablet. Taking Cabergolinetogether with alcohol may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating.
Cabgolin Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies.
Cabgolin Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby. Cabgolin Tablet is usually not used during breastfeeding because it suppresses lactation.