Prolactin Deficiency Follow-up

Updated: Sep 20, 2018
  • Author: Charles T Benson, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Further Inpatient Care

Typically, prolactin deficiency is not managed in the hospital setting.


Patient Education

If hypoprolactinemia is established, educate the patient about the reality of not being able to breast-feed her baby.

For excellent patient education resources, visit eMedicineHealth's Women's Health Center. Also, see eMedicineHealth's patient education article Breastfeeding.