I have recently started taking Sifrol ER .375 in the mornings with my breakfast. I started with 1 tablet for 3 days, then increase to 2 tablets for 3 days, then 3 tablet for 3 days, then 4 tablets a day. I was given this medication as I started having very painful leg cramps at night and wearing off of Stalevo through the day. I was put onto Sinemet 100/25 (I took this previously with no problems but after 7… read more
Taking Mirapex...it's "ok" except for the light-headed or dizziness. Anyone have the same problem and can recommend something for it ? Gravol ?.......anything ?
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The last few years I have suffered much hip pain and I have been on a waiting list for a replacement hip. I was taking 300mg Stalevo total daily, but have reduced to 250 (50mg x 5 Times) + Mirapexin. (1 slow release nightly) in order to reduce severity of dyskinesia. Has reduced dyskinesia but also reduced mobility etc. and still prone to it when under stress. My surgeon witnessed this the day before my hi op was due and is afraid… read more
My doctor wants me to stop taking them one week before my next appointment.
I need to wean off Mirepex because of allergic reaction (hives and itching). I need to do it slowly because just stopping it causes anxiety. Anyone have this experience and how did you do it.
People with Parkinson’s disease who take certain medications may develop impulse control disorder, which include behaviors such as compulsive eating, gambling, shopping or sexual activity. Among these medications are a class called dopamine agonists, which include bromocriptine (Parlodel), pramipexole (Mirapex), pramipexole dihydrochloride extended-release (Mirapex ER), ropinirole (Requip), ropinirole extended-release tablets (Requip XL), and… read more
What does anyone do for the nausea? mine is bad and I have to work. Blech.......
I go on the 12 pills this Friday and I am praying it gets better once my body is adjusted to the meds. Not fun..not fun at all.
It's been driving me crazy this bloated stomach which is as hard as a rock how do I get rid of it. I've been taking probiotics and Miralax and still have an issue. Anyone with some tricks that work and not affect medication. currently on @Stalevo & Mirapex ER. I read somewhere you not supposed to take antacids with it. Any advice would be greatly appreciated