Information about Ropinirole
How Ropinirole works
Ropinirole works by increasing the action of dopamine, a chemical messenger that is needed to control movement in the brain.
Common side effects of Ropinirole
Headache, Dizziness, Fainting, Sleepiness, Vomiting, Weakness, Nausea, Edema (swelling), Abnormality of voluntary movements, Indigestion, Hallucination, Confusion, Viral infection
Available Medicine for Ropinirole
RoparkSun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹67 to ₹3108 variant(s)
AdroleIcon Life Sciences
₹34 to ₹993 variant(s)
RoleD D Pharmaceuticals
₹21 to ₹1204 variant(s)
ParkiropCadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
RopitorTorrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹16 to ₹764 variant(s)
RopikonIkon Pharmachem Pvt Ltd
RopiroIntas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹15 to ₹773 variant(s)
RopewayGlenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
RopikemChemo Healthcare Pvt Ltd
₹48 to ₹692 variant(s)
RoparilEast West Pharma
₹32 to ₹502 variant(s)
Expert advice for Ropinirole
- You have been prescribed Ropinirole to treat your symptoms of Parkinson's disease and/or restless leg syndrome.
- It can be taken with or without food. Taking it with food may reduce nausea.
- For restless leg syndrome, take this medicine 2 to 3 hours before bedtime.
- Avoid activities that require you to be alert, such as driving a car until you know how this medication affects you.
- When you first start taking Ropinirole, it may cause sudden drop in your blood pressure when you change positions. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
- Inform your doctor if you develop compulsive behaviors that are hard to control, such as binge eating, gambling, spending money, and sexual urges.
- Talk to your doctor in case you develop hallucinations or other changes in your behavior.
- Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor.