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Brom 1.25mg Tablet


Overview

Introduction

Brom 1.25mg Tablet is a dopamine agonists and prolactin inhibitors. It is used in the treatment of medical condition occurs as of high level of prolactin such as infertility, or abnormal production of breast milk.

Brom 1.25mg Tablet should be taken with food, but take it at the same time every day for better results. It should be taken as your doctor's advice. The dose and how often you take it depends on what you are taking it for. Your doctor will decide how much you need to improve your symptoms. You should take this medicine for as long as it is prescribed for you. Perform regular exercise, follow a diet plan and take other prescribed diabetes medicine while on treatment with this medicine.

The most common side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, headache, fatigue, and hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level). If these bother you or appear serious, let your doctor know. There may be ways of reducing or preventing them. Always carry some sugar candy with you to overcome low blood sugar levels. You should avoid drinking alcohol as it can enhance medicine side effects.

Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have ever had liver or kidney disease. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Side effects of Brom Tablet

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Fatigue

How to use Brom Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Brom 1.25mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Brom Tablet works

Brom 1.25mg Tablet is a dopamine receptor agonist. It decreases the release of prolactin (milk hormone) in the body. Overproduction of this hormone is associated with abnormal production of breast milk as well as suppression of the sexual glands which can cause infertility. Reducing prolactin levels with Brom 1.25mg Tablet can therefore improve these conditions. In acromegaly, it works by lowering the amount of growth hormone in the body.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Brom 1.25mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Brom 1.25mg Tablet is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Brom 1.25mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Brom 1.25mg Tablet is usually not used during breastfeeding because it suppresses lactation.
Driving
CAUTION
Brom 1.25mg Tablet may cause dizziness or weakness due to low blood pressure. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Brom 1.25mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Brom 1.25mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Brom 1.25mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
However, a cautious use of this medicine is advised in these patients.

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Quick Tips

  • Brom 1.25mg Tablet is used to treat conditions caused by excess production of a natural hormone called prolactin such as infertility, or abnormal production of breast milk (galactorrhoea).
  • It should be taken with or after food to avoid side effects such as nausea or indigestion.
  • To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Brom 1.25mg Tablet can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Do not take Brom 1.25mg Tablet if you are breastfeeding.
  • Monitoring of blood pressure may be advised regularly during treatment with Brom 1.25mg Tablet.

Patient Concerns

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There are lot of pimples on forehead and back neck and back side of shoulders
Dr. Saurav Arora
Homeopathy
You can take Kali brom 30, 04 drops in half cup water thrice daily and apply Berb Aq oint twice daily for a month
I am 25 years,married 1year back,not using any contraception,urine pregnancy test negative ,my periods are irregular .they were irregular since the beginning,usually lasts for 7_8days repeating on 1_2 months interval my last menses was on August 10th.i have done usg scan 6months back.and it was normal. Serum prolactin -39.75 TSH-5.44 HB-12.8
Dr. Megha Tuli
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Both prolactin and tsh levels are high result ing in irregular periods and infertility. See a physician regarding treatment
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FAQs

Q. What is Brom and what is it used for?

Brom contains a medicine called Bromocriptine. It is used to treat female infertility caused due to the abnormally high level of prolactin. It is also used to stop breast milk production (lactation) in case of stillbirth, abortion or miscarriage.

Q. How and in what dose should I take Brom?

You must take this medicine with food or after food. Take this medicine, as per the advice of your doctor. The dose and duration depend on your exact medical condition.

Q. What if I forget to take Brom?

If you forget a dose, take your next dose as planned. Do not take the double dose, to make up for a forgotten one.

Q.  What are the possible side effects of using Brom?

During the first few days of taking Brom you may experience low blood pressure, for which it is advised to slowly change your position when you lie down or stand up. The other common side effects are headache, dizziness, drowsiness, feeling and being sick, constipation, and blocked nose. If any of these side effects bother you, consult with your doctor.

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