|Sun Pharma, India
|Price Per Pill or Unit
|US$ 17.0019%US$ 21.00
|US$ 21.5032%US$ 31.50
Doctors may prescribe Ropark 0.5 mg alone or in combination with other medicines to treat Parkinson’s disease and restless legs syndrome. The medicine contains the active ingredient Ropinirole, a dopamine agonist, which works by reducing the symptoms of these conditions. The medicine works in certain areas of the brain to treat excessive shaking of the body and unpleasant leg sensation. The prescription medicine is effective against moderate to severe primary RLS and Parkinson’s disease.
Do not take Ropark tablets if you are allergic to Ropinirole or other components present in the medicine. Get immediate medical help if the symptoms of an allergic reaction cause problems related to swallowing and breathing. Call your doctor if you witness hives, rash, itching, or swelling of the face, lips, throat, or tongue. Before taking the medicine, tell your doctor about medical conditions such as medical conditions like, hepatic insufficiency, or severe cardiovascular disease. The safety of the medicine has not been established in pregnant and breastfeeding women. Therefore, it is important to discuss the risks and benefits of using the medicine with your doctor. While receiving Ropirinole, the medicine needs to decrease the extra weight that cause problem especially in patients with parkinson’s disease and restless leg syndrome. Patients are advised to change position slowly to minimize orthostatic hypotension. Avoid alcohol and other central nervous system depressants while receiving Ropinirole tablets. To minimize dry mouth problems, increase fluid intake and consult your doctor if dry mouth continues for more than two weeks.
Some common side effects of Ropark 0.5 mg are fainting, headache, edema, indigestion, abnormality of involuntary movement, nausea, and weakness. Some patients may also witness dizziness and sleepiness while receiving the tablet, so avoid driving or indulge in activities that requires mental focus. Let your doctor know if you notice any changes in the mood, or an abnormally high sex drive.
You may take Ropark tablets before or after consuming food. Follow your doctor’s instructions when it comes to using the medicine. Carefully read the prescription before using the medication. If you are taking Ropinirole tablet for Parkinson’s disease, the usual way is to take it with food usually three times a day. Taking the medicine helps to reduce nausea. To reduce the likeliness of side effects like drowsiness, and low blood pressure, your doctor will slowly increase your dose until you get the best response. For the treatment of RLS, the usual dose is once daily with food, 1 to 3 hours before bedtime. Continue to take it to get the most benefit from the medicine. Do not stop the treatment without discussing with your doctor. If you stop taking the medicine, your condition will get back to your previous stage. If you are receiving Ropinirole 0.5 mg tablets for RLS, inform your doctor if your symptoms get worse in the early morning. This can be an indication for a change of treatment. Usually dosage is based on your medical condition as well as response to the treatment.