Guest NewsItem Posted July 5, 2001 Report Share Posted July 5, 2001 Paula wrote: This article makes me seem to think that maybe the Parlodel I am on could be the reason, my one 24 hour urine was normal and the one blood test was only mildly elevated. Here is the article! <B>A case of Cushing's disease successfully treated with bromocriptine.</B> Sumiya N, Hiramatsu K, Arimori S. Department of Internal Medicine, Tokai University School of Medicine, Isehara, Japan. A case of Cushing's disease is reported. The administration of bromocriptine was extremely effective in reducing excessive adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) and cortisol in the blood, which were previously not suppressed by 8 mg dexamethasone and persisted even after removal of the ACTH-producing adenoma in the hypophysis. PMID: 2172607 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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