Prolactinoma's Interaction with Ipl Hair Removal?

I have been diagnosed with prolactinoma since 18, and am currently 35 years old. Am i a suitable candidate for ipl hair removal? I am taking 4 tablets of bromocriptin daily. In addition, I am thinking of doing ipl for my upper lip and lower legs.

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IPL with Prolactinoma?

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 There is no reason not to do hair removal while on bromocriptine. If you are male and have a prolactinoma, you may be using testosterone which might make treatment slightly less successful depending on your testosterone level. If you are female, this is not an issue.

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