Pergolide OverviewPergolide (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. It was patented in 1978 and approved for medical use in 1989. In 2007, pergolide was withdrawn from the U.S. market for human use after several p...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Tablet: 0.05mg, 0.25mg, 1mg
NDC Database Records for Pergolide: (1 result)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 0010-4489 Prascend (As Pergolide Mesylate) 1 mg Oral Tablet by Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc.