Pregnancy following metergoline treatment in a patient with hyperprolactinaemia

P. G. Crosignani, E. Reschini, M. Peracchi, A. D'Alberton, G. C. Lombroso

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A 33-year-old woman who had had amenorrhoea and galactorrhoea for ten years and had hyperprolactinaemia was treated with metergoline, a serotonin antagonist. There was a marked decrease in plasma prolactin levels. After two months, ovulation and pregnancy occurred. This is the first such report.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)386-388
Number of pages3
JournalBritish Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Volume84
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1977

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Metergoline
Serotonin Antagonists
Hyperprolactinemia
Amenorrhea
Ovulation
Prolactin
Pregnancy
Therapeutics

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Crosignani, P. G., Reschini, E., Peracchi, M., D'Alberton, A., & Lombroso, G. C. (1977). Pregnancy following metergoline treatment in a patient with hyperprolactinaemia. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 84(5), 386-388.

Pregnancy following metergoline treatment in a patient with hyperprolactinaemia. / Crosignani, P. G.; Reschini, E.; Peracchi, M.; D'Alberton, A.; Lombroso, G. C.

In: British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vol. 84, No. 5, 1977, p. 386-388.

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Crosignani, PG, Reschini, E, Peracchi, M, D'Alberton, A & Lombroso, GC 1977, 'Pregnancy following metergoline treatment in a patient with hyperprolactinaemia', British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 84, no. 5, pp. 386-388.
Crosignani PG, Reschini E, Peracchi M, D'Alberton A, Lombroso GC. Pregnancy following metergoline treatment in a patient with hyperprolactinaemia. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 1977;84(5):386-388.
Crosignani, P. G. ; Reschini, E. ; Peracchi, M. ; D'Alberton, A. ; Lombroso, G. C. / Pregnancy following metergoline treatment in a patient with hyperprolactinaemia. In: British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 1977 ; Vol. 84, No. 5. pp. 386-388.
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