What is Piribedil?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Clarium


Piribedil is a piperazine dopamine agonist marketed as trivastal retard 50. It is used in the treatment of cognitive disorders associated with Parkinson's and other diseases, either alone (without L-dopa) or in combination with L-dopa therapy, in the early stages as well as in the advanced stages.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Piribedil

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Piribedil

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 1
Other 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Piribedil


Stopped taking Piribedil

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Piribedil after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Ropinirole (Requip) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Piribedil.