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  • Norprolac 75, 150 mcg
    / Ferring Pharmaceuticals


    Active Ingredient
    Quinagolide HCl 0.075, 0.15 mg

    Status in Israel
    RX

    Presentation and Status in Health Basket

    Presentation Basket Yarpa Pharmasoft

    Tablets

    30 x 0.075 mg

    partial basket chart 9100 14040

    Tablets

    30 x 0.15 mg

    partial basket chart 9098 14038

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    Dosage

    See prescribing information for full details.


    Indications

    Second line treatment of hyperprolactinemia (idiopathic or due to prolactin-secreting micro- or adenoma or macroadenoma) and its clinical manifestation (galactorrhea, oligomenorrhea, infertility, reduced libido).


    Contra-Indications

    Hypersensitivity to the drug. Impaired hepatic or renal function.


    Special Precautions

    Women of child-bearing age who do not wish to conceive should be advised to practice a reliable method of contraception. Patients should be cautious when driving a vehicle or operating machinery. It is recommended to check blood pressure both lying and standing during the first days of therapy and following dosage increases. Particular caution is required in patients who have had psychotic episodes in their previous history.
    Pregnancy and lactation: Discontinue when pregnancy is confirmed. Breast-feeding cannot be recommended.


    Side Effects

    Nausea, vomiting, headache, dizziness and fatigue. Less frequent effects: anorexia, abdominal pain, constipation and diarrhea, insomnia, edema, flushing, nasal congestion and hypotension.


    Drug interactions

    No interactions have so far been reported. The tolerability may be reduced by alcohol.


    Manufacturer
    Ferring Pharmaceuticals
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