Treatment of milk hormone
High milk hormone
Hyperprolactinemia is a condition in which prolactin hormone (prolactin hormone), the hormone responsible for milk production in the breast , is caused by a number of causes, including pregnancy , Or because of a tumor that causes prolactinoma, or may occur as a result of a pituitary pituitary gland that causes pressure on the rest of the gland . It is worth mentioning that some medications may cause prolactin, such as psychotropic drugs and others.
Symptoms of high milk hormone
Symptoms may vary and vary from person to person, but the increase in milk hormone in general may cause women in the incidence of decreased libido, breast milk excretion, infertility, and changes in the menstrual cycle. In men, the increase in milk hormone may cause progressive loss of sexual desire, in addition to impotency, low sperm count, and breast enlargement.
Treatment of high milk hormone
Natural remedies for high milk hormone: The following methods can be used to treat high milk hormone
Plants that support and maintain the endocrine system: These plants are classified as endocrine systems that adapt to and adapt to different conditions. These include the Asaganda plant, Schisandra Chinensis, Polygonum Multiflorum, Glycyrrhiza, Panax Quinquefolius, Eleutherococcus Senticosus, Centella Asiatica), in addition to the maca herb (Lepidium Meyenii) that nourishes the endocrine system and enhances thyroid functionIn addition to the herb of Mary or the so-called chaste tree (Vitex Agnus-Castus), which has a clear effect on the level of prolactin, which reduces the levels of prolactin when it rises, and stimulates the level of energy and libido and hormones in men and women Hormone balance helps regularity of the menstrual cycle, maintaining the normal progesterone level in the body and thus promoting regular ovulation.
Maintain the integrity of the thyroid gland: by eating foods that contain iodine, dietary supplements containing B vitamins, vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin E, which contain metal Zinc, copper and selenium, as well as the Golden Root plant (Rhodiola Rosea) and others. The town on the safety of the thyroid gland as a pillar in the treatment of high milk hormone because the decrease of thyroid hormone leads to higher hormone ratio of the catalyst of the thyroid gland, which may lead to increased secretion of the hormone prolactin.
Control of the tension and pressure nervous: because stress increases the proportion of stress hormones in the body, such as hormone cortisol, which inhibits the turn stimulating hormone genital glands is responsible for the secretion of a group of hormones, including prolactin, though this It causes several effects such as: Inhibition of ovulation , poor sexual activity, reduced sperm count, and influence the balance of hormones in the body and others.
Pharmacological and surgical treatments for high milk hormone
Depending on the cause of the increase in the milk hormone, it is worth noting that there are some cases where the milk hormone increases without any symptoms, or with a few simple symptoms, then the patient may not need any type of treatment. It is available to treat high hormone milk if needed
The use of certain drugs that reduce the production of prolactin: These drugs; bromocriptine and the drug Cabergolin which are used to treat the cases of high milk hormone caused by the presence of a tumor, and cases are not known as well.
Surgical intervention: This option is used for cases of high milk hormone caused by the presence of a tumor; it is used when the tumor does not respond to the treatment of drugs, and resort to it also if the affected vision and the ability to see the presence of the tumor.
Treatment of radiation: where used in casesa tumor when not responding to drug therapy and surgery, which aims at the treatment of radiation to reducesize tumor.
Diagnosis of high milk hormone
The incidence of high milk hormone can be diagnosed by the following methods:
Blood tests: Blood tests are performed to check for an increase in the hormone prolactin. If elevated, the thyroid hormones are checked for the cause. Hypothyroidism is excluded as a cause of high milk hormone in the case of the proportion of thyroid hormones within normal limits. It is also important to ask about other health conditions and treatments taken by the patient, and to exclude pregnancy as a cause of prolactin.
Imaging using magnetic resonance imaging: It is used in cases where a tumor is suspected to cause prolactin secretion. Magnetic Resonance Imaging is used to photograph the brain and most often the pituitary is also photographed. This technique can detect and clarify the size of a pituitary tumor.