is a major cause of anovulation and is responsible for menstruation disorders and infertility.
The acromegaly associated with fibrous dysplasia differs from classical acromegaly by its presentation at a younger age, facial asymmetry, hyperprolactinaemia
and lack of demonstratable adenoma on imaging in majority of patients (5).
Other side-effects that are minimal but rarely cause clinical significance include tachycardia, hyperprolactinaemia
, mouth dryness and constipation.
Macroprolactinaemia: contribution to hyperprolactinaemia
in a district general hospital and evaluation of a screening test based on precipitation with polyethylene glycol.
Characterization of big, big prolactin in patients with hyperprolactinaemia
Prolactin and macroprolactin: a case report of hyperprolactinaemia
highlighting the interpretation of discrepant results.
in males: A heterogeneous disorder.
The following problems have also been reported in association with Prozac, but the company says "no causal relationship has been established": Gastro-intestinal haemorrhage, hyperprolactinaemia
, immune related haemolytic anaemia, pancytopenia, suicidal ideation, thrombocytopenia, thrombocytopenic purpura, vaginal bleeding after drug withdrawal, violent behaviour.
Medical side-effects of antipsychotic agents: Hyperprolactinaemia
and metabolic disorders
Low concentrations are found in myxoedema, hyperprolactinaemia
and syndromes of excessive androgen activity.
The side effects associated with neuroleptics and antipsychotics include metabolic disturbances, weight gain and hyperprolactinaemia
, which are very serious in nature," explains Sriram.
Gynaecological disorders and hyperprolactinaemia
in chronic constipation.