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Were you looking for information about Bromocriptine? Bromocryptine is a common misspelling of bromocriptine.
 
Bromocriptine mesylate (Cycloset, Parlodel®) is a medication used for treating several different conditions, including Parkinson's disease, hyperprolactinemia, acromegaly, and type 2 diabetes. It comes in both capsule and tablet form, and is available by prescription only. Prior to using bromocriptine, you should tell your healthcare provider if you have kidney, liver, or heart disease. While most people tolerate the medicine well, potential side effects include headaches, dizziness, nausea, and constipation.
 
(Click Bromocriptine to find out how bromocriptine works for these conditions and to learn about the medication's dosing information, potential side effects, and warnings and precautions. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on bromocriptine.)
 
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