What is Piribedil?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Clarium

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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
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Piribedil

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Piribedil

Dosage Patients
3 tablet(s) daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Piribedil

Multiple reasons could be selected

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

Duration

Currently taking Piribedil

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Piribedil

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
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
Ropinirole (Requip) 1
Last updated:
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