A doctor will review your order and write you a prescription, if appropriate. This prescription is then forwarded to a pharmacy. The pharmacy will have your medicine delivered to you within one to three working days. Read more about this process here.
What is Adartrel?
The active ingredient in Adartrel is ropinirole. This substance belongs to the dopamine-agonists. The agent affects, among other things, muscle control from the brains and can thereby help to relieve symptoms caused by the Restless Legs Syndrome and Parkinson's disease. You can order Adartrel online through one of the pharmacies working together with Dokteronline.com.
What is this medicine used for?
As the name states, Restless Legs Syndrome causes restless legs. Itching, tingling or pain in the legs and an uncontrollable urge to move the legs occur. Restless Legs Syndrome is not a serious condition but it does cause inconveniences because of the difficulty to sit still or sleep. Adartrel reduces these unpleasant sensations in the legs. The urge to move the legs is decreased and you can sleep better. Doctors also prescribe Adartrel against Parkinson's disease, possibly in conjunction with other medication.
How to use Adartrel?
If you are taking this medicine against restless legs, you only need to take it once a day at least three hours before bedtime. Swallow the tablet whole with sufficient water. It is best to take the tablet with some food to avoid gastro-intestinal discomfort. Your treatment usually starts with a low starting dose. A doctor will increase the dose gradually until a correct maintenance dose is found.
The partner pharmacies offer Adartrel online in different strengths. A doctor will prescribe the right dosage. The guidelines for the starting dose in the treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome is as follows:
- Adults: 1 tablet of 0.25 mg once daily. The dosage can be increased after a few days. Please follow the advice of a physician.
A different dosage is recommended for the treatment of Parkinson's disease. This drug is not suitable for children under 18 years. Read the instructions before use.
Adartrel may cause side effects, although not everybody gets affected. The most common side effects of this drug include:
- Nausea and vomiting;
- Dizziness, fatigue;
- Increase of the symptoms of the Restless Legs Syndrome.
Consult a doctor if you experience side effects. Consult the leaflet for a complete list of possible side effects.
When not to use this medication?
Adartrel is not a suitable medicine for everyone. Do not use this medication if you:
- are hypersensitive to ropinirole or any of the substances used;
- suffer from severe liver or kidney disorders.
If you suffer from heart disease, psychological problems or other health problems, ask a doctor if this medicine is suitable for you. Adartrel can interact with certain other medications. Always inform the doctor about any other medicine you are using.
Pregnancy / driving / alcohol
Adartrel is not recommended for pregnant or lactating women. This medicine can cause side effects such as dizziness or drowsiness. Do not participate in traffic if you suffer from one of these symptoms. Alcohol can provoke or intensify side effects. Be careful with your intake of liquor.