Prolactin (PRL), or lactotrope as it is sometimes known, is a protein. It is produced by a small organ at the base of the brain called the anterior pituitary gland. Although found in very low levels in men, prolactin is best known for producing breast milk in females.
WHO IS THIS TEST FOR?
This test is for people looking to find out their prolactin levels.
If you have any results out of the normal range we recommend you consult a doctor just to be sure that everything is ok