pramipexole


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pram·i·pex·ole

 (prăm′ə-pĕk′sōl′)
n.
A dopamine agonist used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease.

[pr(opyl) + ami(no) + pex-, of unknown meaning + (thiaz)ole.]
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pramipexole

n pramipexol m
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Olesen Synthesis is initially active with API's comprising of molecules like Hydromorphone, Codeine Phosphate, Pramipexole, Terbinafine Risedronate, Tolfenamic Acid, Amphetamine derivatives and advanced intermediates for Buprenorphine and Tamsulosin.
Thirty patients (aged 20-80 years; mean age, 56 years) with restless legs syndrome and a low-normal serum ferritin level (15-50 ng/ml; suggestive of low or borderline-low iron status) were randomly assigned to receive ferrous sulfate (325 mg twice a day) or pramipexole (0.
Major finding: The proportional reporting ratio, similar to the relative risk ratio, was significant between pramipexole, ropinirole, cabergoline, bromocriptine, rotigotine, and apomorphine on one hand, and a variety of impulse control disorders on the other.
Multiple agents including dopamine agonists such as carbidopa/levadopa, ropinirole, and pramipexole as well as gabapentin, clonazepam, and opioids have been used in the management of RLS symptoms.
The decline in sales is attributed to a private-public partnership (PPP) between Brazil and Boehringer Ingelheim, which will drive down the price of generic pramipexole as the technology to produce the drug is transferred to Brazil's Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz)/Institute of Drug Technology (Farmanguinhos), which will solely be responsible for the country's production of the drug by 2017.
Cymbalta Antidepressant May cause platelet dysfunction Nexium Proton pump inhibitor Xerostomia Klor-Con Electrolyte supplement None reported Slo-Mag Supplement Vitamin D Supplement None reported Halog Corticosteroid None reported Pramipexole Anti-Parkinson's agent Xerostomia, dysphagia Ferrous sulfate Iron salt Staining with use of liquid version Vitamin B complex Vitamin None reported
Oral iron supplementation and the dopamine-inhibiting drug pramipexole are equally effective for treating patients with restless legs syndrome and work along similar time frames, South Korean research shows.
To date, 34 technology transfer partnerships between public and private laboratories have been agreed upon for the production of 28 drugs (including Pramipexole, Tenofovir, Clozapine, Quetiapine, Olanzapine, Tacrolimus, Rivastigmine, and Donepezil), and three vaccines.
gov/pubmed/22391116) pramipexole 6 has been shown to induce both yawning and erections, suggesting there's some dopamine-activated pathway in the brain that can trigger multiple effects.
I have been told there's no cure but I went to the doctor and he gave me pramipexole tablets, which are no good.
Dopamine receptor agonists, such as ropinirole and pramipexole, and L-dopa are commonly used in the treatment of RLS (3).