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Bromocriptine is used to treat type 2 diabetes, acromegaly (abnormal growth), female infertility problems (inability to become pregnant) and to reduce prolactin levels.
How does the drug work?
Bromocriptine acts by reducing the prolactin levels in the body, thus, treating infertility. It also regulates the levels of growth hormone.
What are the common side effect?
The side effects which are common with bromocriptine are dizziness, headache, dry mouth, swelling, redness of skin, fatigue, constipation, hair loss, and nasal congestion.
Important Information for use
• People with bone marrow depression should not use Zepcar CR medicine.
• Avoid the Zepcar CR drug if an allergic reaction was seen with an earlier use of carbamazepine.
• Do not take any other antidepressant drugs along with Carbafen tablet. If a MAO-inhibitor drug was used in the past 14 days, then do not take Zepcar CR.
• Call the doctor immediately in the case of skin rash, unusual weakness, bleeding and fever. This is because of the chances of Carbafen side effects such as life-threatening skin rash.
• Continue the Zepcar CR medication for the full length prescribed by the doctor.
• Pregnant women should not start or stop using Zepcar CR unless instructed by the doctor.
• Don’t get exposed to sunlight due to the risk of sunburn with Zepcar CR.
• Do not take grapefruit juice while using Zepcar CR.
1. Can I drive while on bromocriptine treatment? No, Bromocriptine can cause drowsiness and so you should avoid driving after taking the drug.
2. Is it safe to use bromocriptine? Yes. It is safe to use bromocriptine within the prescribed limits.
3. Will my menstrual cycle get delayed with bromocriptine? No. Bromocriptine is known to normalize the menstrual cycle.
4. Is it safe to take bromocriptine during pregnancy? Yes. It is safe to use bromocriptine during pregnancy. But ask a doctor before use.
5. Does bromocriptine cause dependence? No. Bromocriptine does not induce dependence and is not a habit forming drug.