Dostinex is a prescription medication that is used to treat a hormone imbalance in patients that have excess prolactin in their blood (hyperprolactinemia). Dostinex contains the ergot medication cabergoline and works by blocking the release of prolactin from the pituitary gland.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Dostinex include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of cabergoline:
How often should I take Dostinex?
Dostinex is typically taken twice a week. Always follow your doctor’s dosing schedule.
What is the generic alternative to Dostinex?
Generic Dostinex is known as cabergoline.