Inhibition of lactation in the Beagle bitch with the prolactin inhibitor cabergoline (FCE 21336): Dose response and aspects of long-term safety.

@article{Joechle1987InhibitionOL,
  title={Inhibition of lactation in the Beagle bitch with the prolactin inhibitor cabergoline (FCE 21336): Dose response and aspects of long-term safety.},
  author={Wolfgang Joechle and Roberto Ballabio and Enrico di Salle},
  journal={Theriogenology},
  year={1987},
  volume={27 5},
  pages={799-810}
}
Sixteen healthy, lactating Beagle bitches with litters of three to six pups were assigned to four treatment groups for one daily oral treatment of cabergoline in an oily solution (0, 1.25, 2.50 or 5.0 mcg/kg body weight (BW) for 5 d, commencing on Day 8 of lactation. Bitches and all their puppies were weighed daily for 2 d before treatments started, and for 10 d thereafter. Technicians rated daily treatment effects on maternal health, maternal behavior and mammary glands, using a scoring system… CONTINUE READING