Initially 1.25 mg increased after 2-3 days to 2.5 mg at bedtime. Dosage may be increased by 1.25 mg at 2-3 days interval until 2.5 mg bd is reached. Further dosage increments, if necessary, should be effected in a similar manner. Prevention of lactation
2.5 mg on day of delivery followed by 2.5 mg bd for 14 days. Suppression of lactation
2.5 mg on 1st day, increasing after 2-3 days to 2.5 mg bd for 14 days. Hypogonadism/prolactinomas/galactorrhoea syndrome/infertility
7.5-30 mg daily in divided doses. Cyclical benign breast disease/cyclical pronounced mastalgia/cyclical menstrual disorders
2.5 mg bd. Acromegaly
20-60 mg. Parkinson's disease
10-80 mg daily in divided doses.