CABGOLIN 0.5 mg 4 Tablets

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About

Prescription status:

Prescription required


Manufacturer Name: SUN PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRIES LTD


Drug classification:

Dopamine D2 receptor agonists


What is this used for:

Hyperprolactinemia


When to not take this medicine:

Hypersensitivity/Known Allergy to this medicine or ingredients present along with it

Severe Kidney Damage or Kidney Failure


How should i take the medicine:

Take this medicine with an adequate amount of water as directed by the physician. Do not take this medicine in small or larger amounts than recommended.


How this medicine works:

This medicine decreases the body concentration of prolactin by increasing the secretion of dopamine in brain.


Side effects

●       Nausea (Less common)

●       Headache (Less common)

●       Dizziness (Less common)

●       Asthenia (Less common)

●       Fatigue (Less common)

●       Abdominal pain (Less common)

●       Somnolence (Less common)

●       Postural hypotension (Less common)

●       Depression (Less common)

●       Dyspepsia (Less common)

●       Nervousness (Less common)

●       Abnormal vision (Less common)

●       Breast pain (Female) (Rare)

●       Dysmenorrhea (Female) (Rare)

●       Hot flashes (Female) (Rare)


Pregnancy warning: CATEGORY B

Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation warning:

Use of this medicine is not recommended for lactating and breastfeeding mothers unless absolutely necessary. Inform your doctor about the use of this medicine. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.


Renal dose adjustments:

Care must be taken for individuals with kidney disease while taking this medicine. Please discuss appropriate dose adjustments with your doctor. Your doctor may also prescribe a suitable alternative on the basis of creatinine clearance values.


Hepatic dose adjustments:

Care must be taken for individuals with liver disease while taking this medicine. Please discuss appropriate dose adjustments with your doctor. Your doctor may also prescribe a suitable alternative.


Drug interactions:

Amlotriptan-Moderate

Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. When these medicines are taken together it may lead to unintended effects of the medicine. Inform the doctor on priority appropriate dose adjustments or suitable alternate medicine may be considered based on the condition.


Sumatriptan-Moderate

Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. When these medicines are taken together it may lead to unintended effects of the medicine. Inform the doctor on priority appropriate dose adjustments or suitable alternate medicine may be considered based on the condition.


Levodopa-Moderate

Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. When these medicines are taken together it may lead to unintended effects of the medicine. Inform the doctor on priority appropriate dose adjustments or suitable alternate medicine may be considered based on the condition.


Carbidopa-Moderate

Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. When these medicines are taken together it may lead to unintended effects of the medicine. Inform the doctor on priority appropriate dose adjustments or suitable alternate medicine may be considered based on the condition.


Alcohol interactions:

Consumption of alcohol along with this medicine is not recommended as it may cause severe liver damage and liver failure.


Food interactions: N A


Expert Advice:

1.      Take this medicine, with or without food.

2.      Seek emergency medical help if you experience any of the side effects like Unusual bleeding or bruising, Unusual tiredness or weakness, etc.

3.      Take this medicine preferably at a fixed time.

4.      This medicine is not recommended to use in children. The safety and efficacy is not clinically established. But based on clinical condition, your doctor may recommend this medicine for the best suitable treatment.


Missed dose instructions:

Take this medicine as soon as you remember. However if it is almost the for your next dose skip the dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double dose to make up for the missed dose.


Overdose Instructions:

Seek emergency treatment or contact your physician in case if you experience any unusual signs and symptoms during the treatment with this medicine.


Storage Instructions:

Store in a cool dry place


References:

1. Dostinex Tablets - Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) - (emc) [Internet]. Medicines.org.uk. 2020 [cited 19 December 2020]. Available from: https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/1691/smpc#PRODUCTINFO

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Caution

Keep away from direct sunlight

Store in a dry place

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