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Outcome of Treatment with Lisuride in Hyperprolactinemic Infertile Women

ABSTRACT:

ABSTRACT:

OBJECTIVE: To determine the treatment response with lisuride in Hyperprolactinemic women.
STUDY DESIGN: Observational
PLACE AND DURATION: Department of Gynecology / Obstetrics, Peoples Medical College,Nawabshah from 1st October 2002 to 30th September 2004
PATIENTS AND METHODS: 25 patients with amenorrhea, oligomenorrhea, galactorrhea and infertilitywith raised levels of serum prolactin, lisuride treatment was given.
RESULTS: Serum prolactin levels decreased to normal in 19(76%) patients resumption of regular menses in 20(80%) patients and cessation of galactorrhea in 24(96%) and 6(24%) patients become pregnant. Side effects attributed to lisuride were minimal transient and usually well tolerated.

CONCLUSION: Our study suggests that lisuride is an appropriate therapeutic modality for hyperprolactineamia and prolactin secreting adenomas.

Author(s):
Bekha Ram Devrajani, Nizamuddin Memon, Khairunisa Nizam

Publishing Source:
JLUMHS MAY - AUGUST 2008



Year:
2008

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