Ropinirole

wildforest's Ropinirole History (Stopped)
0.25 mg-0.5 mg-1 mg Daily Nov 16, 2009 - Jan 25, 2010
1.5 mg Daily Jan 25 - May 29, 2010
Stopped Did not seem to work and Side effects too severe May 29, 2010
Stopped Did not seem to work and Side effects too severe May 29, 2010

wildforest's Ropinirole is for…

  • Parkinson's Disease

wildforest's side effects of Ropinirole…

  • Hallucinations Apr 29, 2010
  • Compulsive shopping or spending Mar 15, 2010

Evaluations


May 29, 2010

Dosage
1.5 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Parkinson's Disease)
  • Side Effects
    Severe (Hallucinations, Cognitive confusion, Balance problems, Fatigue, Compulsive shopping or spending)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips
Hallucinations, cognitive confusion, and obsessive-compulsive behavior developed after 4 months of taking it.
Cost
< $25 monthly

Jan 26, 2010

Dosage
1.5 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Parkinson's Disease)
  • Side Effects
    Mild (Fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take

About Ropinirole (Prescription Drug)

Ropinirole is an anti-Parkinson's agent used to treat the signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease (PD). It is also indicated for the treatment of moderate-to-severe primary Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS).

Learn more about Ropinirole in our Ropinirole Community Report.