Parlodel Oral Tablet 2.5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Parlodel: Oral tablet (2.5mg)

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Bromocriptine 2.5mg Tab
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: GG 211 
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Bromocriptine 2.5mg Tab
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: BCT 2 1/2 
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Bromocriptine 2.5mg Tab
Sandoz Inc. a Novartis Company
Pill Identification: BCT 2 1/2 
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Bromocriptine 2.5mg Tab
Paddock Laboratories Inc, a Perrigo Family
Pill Identification: PAD 0106 
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Bromocriptine 2.5mg Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Pill Identification: M 42 
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Parlodel 2.5mg SnapTabs
Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: PARLODEL 2 1/2 
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Parlodel 2.5mg SnapTabs
Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: PARLODEL 2 1/2 
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Parlodel 2.5mg SnapTabs
Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: PARLODEL 2 1/2 
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Parlodel 2.5mg SnapTabs
Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: PARLODEL 2 1/2  |  017 017
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Bromocriptine 2.5mg Tab
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc, a Sun Pharma Company
Pill Identification: PARLODEL 2 2/12  |  017 017
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Bromocriptine 2.5mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: BCT 2 1/2 

What is this Medicine?

BROMOCRIPTINE (broe moe KRIP teen) is used to treat high levels of prolactin. This medicine is useful in treating menstrual and fertility problems or certain types of tumors. It is used to treat acromegaly, a condition where the body makes too much growth hormone. This medicine may also be used to treat Parkinson's disease.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Cycloset: Oral tablet (0.8mg)
Similar Generic Drugs : Bromocriptine: Oral tablet (2.5mg)
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Parlodel 2.5mg SnapTabs

NDC: 306980202
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Store below 77 degrees F
Parlodel 2.5mg SnapTabs
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Validus Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: PARLODEL 2 1/2  |  017 017
Shape: round
Color: white
Daily Life Interactions for Parlodel 2.5mg SnapTabs

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Parlodel 2.5mg SnapTabs(Bromocriptine Mesylate)
Grapefruit juice and Bromocriptine Mesylate(Bromocriptine Mesylate)
Do not take grapefruit juice with bromocriptine without approval from your prescriber. Side effects may get worse if you take grapefruit juice together with bromocriptine. Contact your healthcare provider if you experience new or worsening side effects including confusion, hallucination, loss of contact with reality, falling asleep during normal activities like driving, nausea, tiredness, dizziness, vomiting, and headache.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Parlodel 2.5mg SnapTabs(Bromocriptine Mesylate)
Alcohol and Bromocriptine Mesylate(Bromocriptine Mesylate)
In general, it is recommended that you limit Alcoholic drinks while you are taking Bromocriptine. Alcohol may increase the risk of side effects due to bromocriptine. Decreased alertness, dizziness, drowsiness, or low blood pressure may occur. Do not drive or operate machinery if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Parlodel 2.5mg SnapTabs(Bromocriptine Mesylate)
Tobacco and Bromocriptine Mesylate(Bromocriptine Mesylate)
Let your prescriber know if you are a smoker if you take bromocriptine. It is not quite clear if tobacco smoking or nicotine products used to stop smoking can interact with bromocriptine treatment. Contact your health care provider if you notice any changes in your blood pressure or other effects if you are a smoker or are taking any products to stop smoking and take bromocriptine.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Second Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Third Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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