Active Ingredient(s):Cabergoline FDA Approved: * December 23, 1996 Pharm Company: *PHARMACIA AND UPJOHN Category:Hyperprolactinaemia
Cabergoline, sold under the brand name Dostinex among others, is a dopaminergic medication used in the treatment of high prolactin levels, prolactinomas, Parkinson's disease, and for other indications. It is taken by mouth.
Cabergoline is an ergot derivative and a potent dopamine D2 receptor agonist.
Cabergoline was patented in 1980 and approved for medical use in 1993.
1 Medical uses
1.2 Pregnancy and lactation
* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers. 4 Discussions