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Camforte 0.5mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Maneesh Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Cabergoline
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Camforte 0.5mg Tablet helps in the treatment of disorders that occur as a result of very high levels of prolactin hormone in the body. This may occur because of tumour development in the pituitary gland or other reasons that are yet unknown. The drug is basically a dopamine receptor agonist, which prevents the pituitary gland from producing large quantities of prolactin.

The drug may be detrimental to patients who have health complications related to high blood pressure, heart disease, disorder of the kidney or lungs. People who are allergic to any component present in Camforte 0.5mg Tablet, should also consult their medical adviser before taking the medicine.

Take the drug according to the directions given in the prescription. The treatment course should not be stopped midway without the advice of your doctor. In this case the side effects of Camforte 0.5mg Tablet may worsen, resulting in more complications. The drug is meant to be taken by mouth wither with food or without. In case you do miss a dose, contact your doctor and seek advice.

Confusion, gas, headache, dizzy spells, weakness, anxiety, pain in the breasts, pimples and a runny nose are a few side effects of Camforte 0.5mg Tablet that you should be aware of.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Endocrinologist before using this medicine.
  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Taking cabergoline together with alcohol may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Cabliz 0.25mg tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
    Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Cabliz 0.25mg tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Should be cautious while driving or using machines.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no interaction between liver impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.

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  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Cabergoline, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Camforte 0.5mg Tablet is an activator for pituitary lactotroph cells, also known as prolactin cells. When the drug was used on rats, the prolactin secretion was greatly increased through the inhibition of the pituitary’s lactotroph cells.

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