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bromocriptine

[‚brō·mō′krip‚tēn]
(organic chemistry)
C32H40BrN5O5 A polypeptide alkaloid that is a derivative of the ergotoxin group of ergot alkaloids and is a dopamine receptor agonist.
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They range from gamolenic acid, an extract from evening primrose oil to stronger hormone-related drugs such as danazol and bromocryptine.
seeking to bar postpartum use of the drug, generically known as bromocryptine mesylate.
If treatment is needed, a very effective medicine called bromocryptine lowers the production of prolactin and shrinks the prolactinoma.