Bromocriptine and schizophrenia
Type of Spiritual Experience
A description of the experience
J Natl Med Assoc. 1993 Sep;85(9):700-1. Bromocriptine-induced schizophrenia. - Peter SA Autz A Jean-Simon ML ; Department of Medicine, St Mary's Hospital of Brooklyn, New York 11213.
A 53-year-old male, without any prior history of psychosis, developed schizophrenia 4 days after starting low-dose bromocriptine therapy for a macroprolactinoma. Five days after discontinuation of this medication his mental status returned to normal. This case is reported in support of the dopamine hypothesis for the etiology of schizophrenia.