Parlodel is an ergot medication used in the treatment of a number of medical illnesses, including women infertility, growth hormone overproduction that results to acromegaly, and Parkinson's disease. Parlodel inhibits prolactin secretion from the pituitary gland and mimics dopamine action. Parlodel treats various conditions resulting from hormone imbalance where there is excess prolactin in the blood (hyperprolactinemia).
Drug Name: Parlodel
Generic name: Bromocriptine mesylate