What are the causes of High prolactin hormon (40,7 is the level).thank you

High prolactin levels can be

High prolactin levels can be a problem for women - it creates a problem with estrogen and some women won't ovulate. Some women have high enough levels that they leak from their breasts. Plus, high prolactin levels can create PMS like symptoms, including irritability, depression and anxiety.

There are a couple of possible causes including a pituitary tumor, thyroid problems, PCOS and others. Further testing is probably required. The good news is there is medication available that can supress prolactin levels while you're trying to get pregnant.


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