The normal rate of prolactin in women is around 20 µg/l and in cases of hyperprolactinemia the rate exceeds 30 µg/l. This increase causes an inhibition of the function of GnRh, also known as Gonadotropin-releasing hormone , thus blocking the production of LH and FSH.
What are the differences in prolactin values in case of hyperprolactemia?
By Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 05/08/2019
Marta Barranquero Gómez
Graduated in Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences by the University of Valencia (UV) and specialized in Assisted Reproduction by the University of Alcalá de Henares (UAH) in collaboration with Ginefiv and in Clinical Genetics by the University of Alcalá de Henares (UAH).