Bromocryptine is an ergoline derived dopamine agonist which acts centrally in dogs.
Administration of bromocriptine shortens the anoestrus and is associated with a decrease in the plasma prolactin concentration, suggesting that the shortened anoestrus is the result of suppression of prolactin secretion.
Recommended dose rate in dogs is 10 - 30 µg/kg given orally every 24 hours for 10 - 16 days.
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