Effect of bromocriptine and metoclopramide on serum prolactin levels in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

@article{SzulcKuberska1988EffectOB,
  title={Effect of bromocriptine and metoclopramide on serum prolactin levels in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.},
  author={J. Szulc-Kuberska and H. Stępień and A. Klimek and D. Cieślak},
  journal={Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery \& Psychiatry},
  year={1988},
  volume={51},
  pages={643 - 645}
}
Secretion of prolactin in nine patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and in seven healthy men was investigated with the use of metoclopramide stimulation and bromocriptine inhibition tests. Blood serum prolactin concentration was determined in the basal state and 30, 60 and 120 minutes after oral administration of 10 mg metoclopramide or 2.5 mg bromocriptine. A period of 3 days intervened between testing each drug in the same individual. It was shown that basal prolactin levels in… Expand
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