Pramipexole

Pramipexole

Pramipexole (active ingredient: pramipexole) is a so-called dopamine agonist: a compound that activates the dopamine receptors in the brains. This has a positive effect on muscle control. More information

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Pramipexole 88 mcg 30 tabl. + Consultation + Service fee

£42.53

Pramipexole 180 mcg 30 tabl. + Consultation + Service fee

£47.09

What is Pramipexole?

Pramipexole (active ingredient: pramipexole) is a so-called dopamine agonist: a compound that activates the dopamine receptors in the brains. This has a positive effect on muscle control. Symptoms characteristic of the Restless Legs Syndrome can therefore decrease. If you wish to order Pramipexole online, you can do so through one of the pharmacies working together with Dokteronline.com,

What is this medicine used for?

This medicine is prescribed against the Restless Legs Syndrome. This condition is characterized by itching, tingling or pain in the legs, especially in the calves. The symptoms disappear by moving the legs. This can cause considerable disturbances in your sleep pattern because you always have to move your legs. Pramipexole alleviates the symptoms, so you can sleep better.

How to use Pramipexole?

If you are taking this medicine against the Restless Legs Syndrome a tablet needs to be taken every night. Take it about 2 to 3 hours before going to sleep. Swallow the tablet without chewing with some water. Usually the use of Pramipexole is slowly increased. The starting dose will be increased by a doctor every few days until the appropriate maintenance dose is reached. If you stop using this medication, do not do it at once, but proceed slowly by decreasing the dosage. This allows to prevent worsening of symptoms.

Dosage

The pharmacies working together with Dokteronline.com offer Pramipexole online in various strengths. A doctor determines the strength to use. The usual starting dose for Restless Legs Syndrome is as follows:

  • Adults: take one tablet once daily at 0.088 mg in the evening during the first week . Then follow the dosing schedule as advised by a doctor.

Side effects

Just as any other medicine, Pramipexole may cause side effects. These include:

  • Nausea , vomiting;
  • Sleep disorders (somnolence, insomnia, abnormal dreams);
  • Headache;
  • Constipation;
  • Uncontrolled muscle movements.

A complete list of possible side effects can be found in the leaflet. If you suffer from any side effects, please talk to a doctor.

When is it best not to use this medicine?

Pramipexole is not a suitable medicine for everyone. Do not use this medication if you:

  • are hypersensitive to pramipexole or any of the substances used;

If you suffer from a kidney disease, a cardiovascular disease or any other health problems, please consult a doctor whether you should take this medicine. Are you using any other medication? Please mention it during your order. Some medications interact with Pramipexole.

Pregnancy / driving / alcohol

Pramipexole is not recommended for pregnant or lactating women. The side effects of this medication may affect your ability to drive. Do not participate in traffic if you feel your reactions are not as accurate as usual. Be careful with alcohol. Stop or moderate your intake of liquor.