Drug Uses DOSTINEX is very useful in treating disorders associated with high prolactin levels: persistent breast milk production, lack of a menstrual period, infertility, and other conditions. and it works by blocking prolactin secretion from the pituitary gland. Usage Following the dosage instructions of your doctor is the best way to use any medication. If you are unsure or do not remember the instructions then you may read the medicine label for more detailed information. You may choose to take DOSTINEX with a meal to avoid an upset stomach or without one. It is very important that you complete the dosage schedule and do not interrupt it in between without seeking prior consultation from your doctor. Drug Class and Mechanism DOSTINEX falls under dopamine receptor agonist and it works by blocking prolactin secretion from the pituitary gland. Missed Dose Despite your best attempts at remembering, if you still miss out on a dose, then take it as soon as you remember about it. But keep in mind that you will have to adjust your next dose by spacing it out by 4 to 5 hours. If this is not possible, then the best thing to do would be to skip the missed dose and continue with your normal dosage schedule. Never try to compensate for the missed dose by taking a double dose together. It may cause adverse effects. Storage Store DOSTINEX at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F(15 and 30 degrees C). Always keep it in a cool dark place that is not directly exposed to sources of heat or moisture and sunlight. Protect it from kids and pets.