Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet

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Composition for Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Pramitrem Tablet

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Uses of Pramitrem Tablet

Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease and restless leg syndrome.
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Side effects of Pramitrem Tablet

Common

Dizziness, Sleepiness, Nausea, Dryness in mouth, Fatigue, Hallucination, Constipation, Peripheral edema.

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How to use Pramitrem Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Pramitrem Tablet works

Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet works by increasing the action of dopamine, a chemical messenger that is needed to control movement in the brain.

In Depth Information on Pramitrem Tablet

Expert advice for Pramitrem Tablet

  • Inform your doctor if you have kidney disease, hallucinations (seeing, hearing or feeling non-existent things), dyskinesia (uncontrolled limb movement), sleepiness or sudden episodes of falling asleep, vision impairment, psychosis (comparable to schizophrenia), severe heart or blood vessel disease, symptoms more than usual and involving other limbs also.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you or your family notice changes in behaviour (such as unusual urges or craving to behave in a certain manner, impulsive urge or temptation to behave in a manner harmful to other or self, mania or delirium).
  • Pramipexole is not recommended for use in children or adolescents less than 18 years of age.
  • Avoid taking any other antipsychotic medication with pramipexole.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as pramipexole may cause hallucination or sleepiness.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol while on this therapy as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Doses should not be increased more frequently than every 5-7 days.
  • Take precautions while taking pramipexole as it may cause or exacerbate dyskinesia (sudden uncontrollable limb movements).
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Pramitrem Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Pramitrem Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Pramitrem 0.125mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.

Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet suppresses serum prolactin and may interfere with breastfeeding.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet can cause hallucinations (seeing, hearing or feeling things that are not there). This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet should be used with caution in pati
ents with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients
with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Pramitrem 0.125mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Perinorm Injection, Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Ofrivid Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Pramitrem Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Pramipexole

Q. Is pramipexole a steroid/ benzodiazepine/ opiate/ mono amine oxidase inhibitor/ narcotic/ controlled substance?
No, pramipexole is not a steroid/ benzodiazepine/ opiate/ mono amine oxidase inhibitor/ narcotic/ controlled substance
Q. Is pramipexole addictive?
Pramipexole is not known to be addictive
Q. Is pramipexole safe?
Pramipexole is safe at a dose and for a duration recommended by your doctor for your specific condition
Q. Does pramipexole cause hair loss/ constipation/ weight gain/ sleepiness/ give a high feeling/ weight loss/ increased libido/ insomnia?
Pramipexole is not known to cause hair loss/ give a high feeling. Constipation/ weight gain/ sleepiness/ weight loss/ increased libido are side effects of pramipexole. If you observe any side effect while on therapy, inform your doctor immediately
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with pramipexole?
There are no known adverse events on taking ibuprofen with pramipexole. However, follow the advice of doctor before taking any medication when on pramipexole therapy.
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