Pergolide

Category: Parkinsons



Pergolide Overview

Pergolide (trade names Permax, Prascend) is an ergoline-based dopamine receptor agonist used in some countries for the treatment of Parkinson's disease (PD). PD is associated with reduced dopamine activity in the substantia nigra of the brain. Pergolide acts on many of the same receptors as dopamine to increase receptor activity. In 2007, pergolide was withdrawn from the U.S. market for human use after several published studies revealed a link between the drug and increased rates of valvular...

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Pergolide
  • Tablet: 0.05mg, 0.25mg, 1mg
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NDC Database Records for Pergolide: (1 result)

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  • 0010-4489 Prascend (As Pergolide Mesylate) 1 mg Oral Tablet by Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc.

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