Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Rasipar Tablet

Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease.

Rasipar Tablet side effects

Common
  • Joint pain
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Dyspepsia
  • Influenza like symptoms
  • Depression
  • Cough
  • Peripheral edema

How to use Rasipar 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. Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Rasipar Tablet works

Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet works by increasing the amount of dopamine, a chemical messenger that is needed to control movement in the brain.

Rasipar Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Rasipar 0.5 mg 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
It is not known whether Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet to treat your symptoms of Parkinson's disease.
  • It can be taken with or without food or as directed by your doctor.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet can make you very sleepy.
  • Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet can make you dizzy or lightheaded, especially when you suddenly stand up from sitting or laying down.
  • Let your doctor know if you are also taking medicines for depression or mood disorders.
  • Do not stop taking Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet suddenly. Sudden stopping may cause confusion, stiff muscles and a high fever.
  • As a precaution, foods high in tyramine (eg. aged cheeses, air-dried meats, soy sauce, tap/draft beers and red wines) should be avoided when taking Rasipar 0.5 mg Tablet, as it may cause an unsafe rise in your blood pressure.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Rasipar with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Pplusp
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Vincip, Alticip, Ciper
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Kopram
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Nordip
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Sparsun
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Gametop
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Adflox, Limaflox, Gatifa
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Tremash, Tropidol, Dolfi
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Cyphoden, Cypotin
MINOR

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Rasipar

My father is suffering from Parkinson's disease from last 3 years.From June 2016 we have changed the doctor and she is suggested to take syndopa plus ,syndopa Cr and amantral.from last 14 days ,my father's behaviour suddenly changed,mood has changed.his behaviour becomes suspesious about us.he was denying to take the medicine and become violent.so we admitted him in hospital.our neurologist suggested that he may have schizophrenia has he is having psychotic history.may be because of that he is behaving like this.so now we have psychiatrist treatment also with it.i am really confused.is he suffering because of Parkinson's or he is really having psychological problem.please guide me
Dr. Vikas Sharma
Neurologist
some forms of parkinsons may be associate d with psychosisother ccauses of psychosis need to be excluded like thyroid disease, vitamin b12 deficinecy , brain infection
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FAQs

Q. Is Rasipar generic?
Yes, Rasipar is a generic drug and also is available with different brands
Q. What is Rasipar used for/ what is Rasipar mesylate?
Rasipar.Rasipar mesylate is used along with or without levodopa to treat Parkinson's disease (nervous system disorder characterized by slow movements)
Q. Can I take Benadryl (diphenhydramine)/ Xanax (alprazolam) with Azilect (rasagiline)?
Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and Xanax (alprazolam) are reported to cause side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Can I take Tylenol (paracetamol)/Advil (ibuprofen)/ Aleve (naproxen) with Azilect (rasagiline)?
Taking other drugs like Tylenol (paracetamol)/ Advil (ibuprofen)/Aleve (naproxen) along with Azilect (rasagiline) does not cause any harmful effects. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Feb 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Ajanta House, Charkop, Kandivli West, Mumbai 400 067, India
MRP
43.57
10 tablets in 1 strip
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