What is Quinagolide?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Norprolac


Quinagolide is a hyperprolactinemia agent, dopamine (D2) agonist. It is used for the treatment of hyperprolactinemia.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 2
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Quinagolide

Side effect Patients
Generalized weakness (asthenia) 1
Hypersexuality 1
Persistent depressive disorder (dysthymia) 1

Why patients stopped taking Quinagolide

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Side effects too severe 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Quinagolide


Stopped taking Quinagolide

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 2
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 2
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 0
Not specified 2

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Quinagolide after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Testosterone (Testosterone Cypionate) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Quinagolide.