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Requip

Requip

Just started taking Requip. Feel nauseous and stomach hurts. Anyone experience this with Requip?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

oh my gosh I thank you but right now I would try anything to help him this is running out of him badly

posted almost 4 years ago

Requip

Requip

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I was put up to 8 mg and I got compulsive eating you can get that or gambling or shopping or become a sex maniac I put on a lot of weight and I now take… read more

posted over 4 years ago

REQUIP --

REQUIP --

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Check with your doctor. Some areas have driver safety run by Occupational Therapist. He can be assessed by a trained professionals and unbiased opinion.… read more

posted over 3 years ago

Requip

Requip

I just started taking Requip. I have been taking Azilect for two years. I am experiencing nausea, and insomnia. My doctor says to just work through these side effects, and they should resolve in a few days. Just wondering how other PD patients have handled the side effects of Requip.

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Just updating my situation with the Requip. The Dr. doubled my dose giving me 0.5 mg to increase dose. My blood pressure dropped increasing dose.
My… read more

posted over 2 years ago

Any Side Affects From Requip?

Any Side Affects From Requip?

Have been taking Azilect and dr has now prescribed Requip as well. Has anyone had a good or bad experience with this medication?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

No bad side effect except OCD where I can't stop shopping.

posted over 1 year ago

Requip

Requip

I was trying to give the name of the engineers company responsible for repairing our through lift and not the drug called Requip.
Sorry for any confusion.
Regards Gavin Tomlinson

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

@A MyParkinsonsTeam Member. Sorry to hear that you are not in your new home yet but don't get all hett up and stressed out, remember, all good things… read more

posted over 2 years ago

Anyone Take Requip And Mirapex?

Anyone Take Requip And Mirapex?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

@A MyParkinsonsTeam Member very glad to hear that… I wish you continued success!

posted over 2 years ago

Requip

Requip

Does it cause hair thinning.?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I find my hair has thinned

posted about 2 years ago

Requip

Requip

My new Parkinson's doctor is taking me off of sinemet and wants me to take Requip. It scares me a little because I have been addicted to alcohol in my previous life. Can anybody offer me any advice?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

If any of you are drinkers, I would stay away from Requip. My Movement Disorder Specialist feels that it is a very addictive drug and is presently… read more

posted over 4 years ago

My Neurologist And I Agreed To Start Requip.

My Neurologist And I Agreed To Start Requip.

We started with low dose 3 months ago and doubled it last month. It has caused a drop in my blood pressure.
Has anyone else had problems with Requip and low blood pressure?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Barbara,
Hang in there. It is not easy to have got chose which diseases/symptoms to treat. Hopefully you van find a balance.
It good anytime you can… read more

posted over 2 years ago