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What are the side effects of bromocriptine?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Practitioner

Side effects may include dizziness, weakness, headache, lazy eye, sneezing, runny or stuffy nose, postnasal drip, flu-like symptoms, very low blood pressure, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, and constipation. Bromocriptine can make it dangerous to drive or to operate machinery. 

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