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Ropark XL 1mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Medicine composition: Ropinirole
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: December 14, 2018

Ropark XL 1mg Tablet treats and relieves the symptoms of restless leg syndrome and parkinson disease. Being a dopamine agonist, it reduces the symptoms of these conditions by working in certain areas of the brain.

Ropark XL 1mg Tablet can cause dizziness, nausea, hallucinations, sudden sleep attacks during the daytime and orthostatic hypotension.

Before taking Ropark XL 1mg Tablet, inform your doctor if you have a liver disease, heart problems, high or low blood pressure, sleep disorder, kidney problems, mental or mood problems, if you drink alcohol, smoke or have a personal or family history of addiction. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult your doctor before starting the course of the medicine. Avoid taking it if you have previously experienced allergic reactions to Ropark XL 1mg Tablet.

For Parkinson's disease in adults, the maximum prescribed dose is 24 mg per day, taken in three separate doses spread throughout the day. For restless leg syndrome in adults, the maximum recommended dose is 4 mg per day, taken 1 to 3 hours before bedtime.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Psychiatrist before using this medicine.

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Adrole 0.5mg tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Adrole 0.5mg tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Ropark XL 1mg Tablet works as a dopamine agonist with a high affinity for the D3 receptors concentrated in the limbic areas of the brain which is responsible for the neuropsychiatric effects and the affinity for D2 receptors account for the benefits on the motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

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