Prolactin deficiency

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What is prolactin deficiency?

Prolactin, also known as luteotropic hormone, is a pituitary hormone that stimulates lactation (milk production). It also has many other functions, including essential roles in the maintenance of the immune system.

Common symptoms reported by people with prolactin deficiency

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with prolactin deficiency

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Compare treatments taken by people with prolactin deficiency

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Who has prolactin deficiency on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 1
40s 3
50s 2
60s 1
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 4
Female 4

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 2
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from prolactin deficiency patients who have completed their condition history
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