back-button

    Piribedil

    Information about Piribedil

    Piribedil uses

    Piribedil is used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease.

    How piribedil works

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

    Common side effects of piribedil

    Sleepiness, Vomiting, Nausea, Flatulence

    Available Medicine for Piribedil

    • ₹210
      Serdia Pharmaceuticals India Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Piribedil

    • Exercise precaution while taking piribedil if you have history of Raynaud’s disease (reduced blood flow to fingers and toes), psychological problem or kidney failure.
    • You may be regularly monitored for any change in blood pressure and any side effects related to eye while on piribedil treatment.
    • Do not drive or operate machinery as piribedil may cause dizziness.
    • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
    • Should not be given to patients who are allergic to piribedil or any of its ingredients.
    • Should not be given to patients with high blood pressure and recent heart attack or any heart disorders. 
    • Should not be given to patient with history of metabolic disorders such as fructose intolerance, glucose or galactose malabsorption or sucrase-isomaltase deficiency.
    • Should not be given to pregnant and breastfeeding women.


    Content on this page was last updated on 10 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)