111 patient evaluations for Ropinirole

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Aug 12, 2010 (Started Mar 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Dizziness with nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: There is no "cure" in taking these drugs, and for as long as I can, I'd rather be without. Trying to go along/manage by means of alternative nutrients and therapies
Side effects: Dizziness with nausea

Apr 12, 2010 (Started Mar 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Dizziness with nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I had less pain in right leg and arm, and I was able to sleep during night. It has not however eliminated the pain in foot/toes and hand/fingers
Side effects: Dizziness with nausea

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 5, 2010 (Started Jun 30, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Back pain, Headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Headaches, Back pain

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 23, 2010 (Started Nov 19, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 8 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It was not producing enough positive results, so we discontinued and switch to another med.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 10, 2010 (Started Jun 08, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jun 26, 2009 (Started Jun 08, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 20, 2010 (Started Jul 01, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Daytime sleepiness, Fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Requip is a wonderful medication but it has a bad side and thjat is to increase OCD behaviors. So be careful and take note of behaviors that are not normal
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Daytime sleepiness, Fatigue

  • 0 helpful marks

May 18, 2010 (Started Jan 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Edema (fluid retention), Tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 12 mg Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly
Side effects: Tiredness, Edema (fluid retention)

Feb 17, 2010 (Started Jan 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Side effects: Tiredness, Edema (fluid retention)

Jan 27, 2010 (Started Jan 04, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (Tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 mg Daily
Side effects: Tiredness, Edema (fluid retention)

  • 0 helpful marks

May 18, 2010 (Started Jan 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Leg edema)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 12 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: Leg edema

  • 0 helpful marks

May 18, 2010 (Started Feb 26, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Numbness in feet up to shins, Swelling in feet)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Numbness in feet up to shins, Swelling in feet

Apr 16, 2010 (Started Feb 26, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Restless feeling in legs)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Daily
Side effects: Numbness in feet up to shins, Swelling in feet

  • 0 helpful marks

May 14, 2010 (Started Apr 06, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 16 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 30, 2010 (Started Mar 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Improve mobility)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Makes other meds less effective, Drug ineffective)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Side effects: Makes other meds less effective, Drug ineffective

Apr 9, 2010 (Started Mar 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Improve mobility)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Makes other meds less effective)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 0.25 mg-0.5 mg-1 mg Daily
Side effects: Makes other meds less effective, Drug ineffective

  • 0 helpful marks
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