... Hey guys i know this will be kind of a long read but please give any advice possible or anything that may contribute with what is going on.
I am a 20 year old male and my testosterone has randomly shut down. I have never touched any recreational drugs, performance enhancing drugs (including steroids of any form), cigarettes and I donít drink alcohol. I do exercise... (0 replies)
... I too have raised prolactin but not as high as yours mine is 38. my gynae sent me for mri and it returned normal as he suspected i have tumor. ... (1 replies)
... Hi guys, i am just wondering what will happen to me as I will be having my first appointment with reproductive endocrinologist.
done MRI returned normal, ultrasound normal too.
like what kind of tests do they do?
- I have raised prolactin @ 38
- OGTT result return 11 after drinking the super sweet drink
- irregular menses
- painful menses cramp (1 replies)
... Hi, Iím hoping some people can hopefully give me some advice please regarding treatment. My history: Iím 30, diagnosed with secondary adrenal insufficiency via an insulin tolerance test. I have borderline low hypothyroidism, low prolactin. No cysts. I am 40kg, 5ft tall so I am very petite.
I currently take hydrocortisone after each meal 8am-4mg, 12m-4mg, 3.30pm-4mg, 8pm- 3... (0 replies)
... I am quite tired alot and i have mood swings. Also i recently read a post stating that high levels of prolactin can lead to breast cancer. ... (1 replies)
... the prolactin may throw off testosterone and low levels of thyroid hormone may be involved in causing or at least exacerbating the problem. ... (9 replies)
... the increase prolactin levels? ... (9 replies)
... if your prolactin levels keep rising , then you are in for an MRI and perhaps more than 1 in order to pinpoint the issue. ... (9 replies)
... The med is bromocryptine to suppress prolactin (9 replies)
... bottom line is, if my prolactin is still high in 4 months, he said they will put me on a med to shrink the tumor. Do you know what medicine is usually prescribed for that? ... (9 replies)
... This gets tricky, but I'll give you my take on it. I think the high prolactin is the primary problem, and is most likely being produced by a small pituitary adenoma, a benign endocrine tumor that can be just a few millimeters in size. ... (9 replies)
... They restested my prolactin yesterday, but not the testosterone. My prolactin is now28 so its still rising and almost double what the highest normal level is for men. ... (9 replies)
... at dont last more than 2 days, dont flow out and are watery. I went to the doctors as i was told it could be hormone imbalance etc and they found that i had high prolactin levels which i thought would explain my painful breasts, irregular periods and possibly be the cause of my anxiety. ... (0 replies)
... therefore it's really important to keep that prolactin down and to ensure that it's monitored at least a few times a year. ... (15 replies)
... t allow their prolactin to climb and that they ask for an MRI. ... (15 replies)
... What had happened during the 3 months of stopping was that the prolactin flew up sky high again. Once I started taking it again, it only took about a week to rapidly fall again. ... (15 replies)
... ired, I was working out and following weight watchers to the T! I was still gaining weight and gaining weight and it would not come off. When I started taking my prolactin meds I noticed the the weight started to come off after about a month of being on the meds. ... (15 replies)
... depressants have even been suspected of causing breast cancers. Those with high prolactin have enough breast cancer risks already. ... (15 replies)
... They can cause an increase in your prolactin levels. I am taking an antidepressants and my period has stopped, my prolactin levels are quite high and I suffer from night sweats. ... (15 replies)
... psychotics will raise your prolactin levels. Many will also "cause" pituitary tumours to grow, so if you're taking these things and feel you aren't seriously mentally ill, get off of them ASAP! ... (15 replies)