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Neupro vs. Requip for RLS

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Neupro

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Requip

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Other Names: Ropinirole   Requip XL
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 18,835 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rotigotine (Neupro) is a non-ergoline dopamine agonist indicated for the treatment of Parkinson's disease (PD) and restless legs syndrome (RLS) in Europe and the United States. It is formulated as a once-daily transdermal patch which provides a slo... Read more on Wikipedia
Ropinirole (International Nonproprietary Name trade names Requip, Ropark, Adartrel) is a non-ergoline dopamine agonist. It is manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Cipla and Sun Pharmaceutical. It is used in the therapy of Parkinson's... Read more on Wikipedia
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By MLS
February 5, 2014
MLS wrote
Requip and Gallbladder Disfunction
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By Connie in KY
November 12, 2013
Connie in KY wrote
Neupro patch and itching
The only places I can use the patch without skin irritation, are my arms and legs. Mostly I use top of my legs, and switch to upper arm to give the skin there a break.
christine  |  February 15, 2014
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By Pierre
October 23, 2013
Pierre wrote
REQUIP rls
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What patients are saying about Neupro vs. Requip

314 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
too switched to Neupro because of difficulties with Requip...
...switched to Neupro because of ...you on? How did you do the changeover and how long have you been on Neupro? I'm back on Re...
Patch I am currently using the Neupro 8 mg Patch to replace...
...currently using the Neupro 8 mg Patch to replace Requip XL. I like it much better as I had many side effects from the Requip I am not having now. I seem to have less \"off\" times and less tremor....
I am suppossed to start on Requip and will have to titrate...
I am using up my Neupro patches I have. My understanding ...I am suppossed to start on Requip and will have to titrate ...will get the 2 mg Neupro patches and a starter kit...
tried requip, mirapex and neupro all with major side effects...
...from Parkinsons that any other person. This needs to be clarified. eskimo - who was diagnosed 5 years ago whilst pregnant. She has tried requip, mirapex and neupro all with major side ...requ...
for her. Now she is on Neupro patches, 6mg, that seem to...
...the internet. They have a list of doctors that treat RLS. Typically they ...wife was on Requip 1mg eight ...RLS. Extended release Requip did not work for her. Now she is on Neupro patches...
each day. I was switch back to the non-generic Requip XL...
...years on Requip that cell without incident, I would switch to a generically equipped XL and immediately began having 46 hours nausea each day. I was switch back to the non-generic Requip XL...
There is also the Neupro patch, which works 24 hours a day,...
...are approved for RLS - Requip and Mirapex. Mirapex has a ...you may want to try that instead of Requip. You may get more ...There is also the Neupro patch, which works 24 hours a day,...
I'm on the Neupro patch and it is GREAT! Herkey...
...secret that meds like Requip or Mirapex cause sleepiness ...sleep attacks. While I was taking requip I had sleep attacks. I would literally be ...have had. Now I'm on the Neupro patch and ...
like neupro, requip etc. don't work very well for very...
...made me faint. Agonists like neupro, requip etc. don't work very well for very ...I started on it. Sinemet really works well and side effects ...individual but if you have PD sinemet is...
The closest switch to neupro is going on requip (about 3 to...
The closest switch to neupro is going on requip (about 3 to 4 mg ...immediately. If you have been taking stalevo 50 mg three times per day, you can consider taking Stalevo 100 mg three times per...
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