Requip Xl

Active Ingredient(s): Ropinirole
FDA Approved: * June 13, 2008
Pharm Company: * GLAXOSMITHKLINE
Category: Parkinsons

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Requip Xl Overview

Ropinirole (INN; trade names Requip, Repreve, Ronirol, Adartrel) is a dopamine agonist of the non-ergoline class of medications. It is manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Cipla, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories and Sun Pharmaceutical. It is used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease and restless legs syndrome (RLS). Ropinirole is one of three medications approved by the FDA to treat RLS, the other two being pramipexole (Mirapex) and gabapentin enacarbil (Horizant). The discovery of the drug's ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ropinirole
  • Tablet: 0.25mg, 0.5mg, 1mg, 2mg, 3mg, 4mg, 5mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 12mg, 2mg, 3mg, 4mg, 6mg, 8mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Requip Xl: (5 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0007-4882 Requip XL 12 mg 24hr Extended Release Tablet by Glaxosmithkline LLC
  • 0007-4883 Requip XL 6 mg 24hr Extended Release Tablet by Glaxosmithkline LLC
  • 0007-4885 Requip XL 2 mg 24hr Extended Release Tablet by Glaxosmithkline LLC
  • 0007-4887 24 Hr Requip XL 4 mg Extended Release Tablet by Glaxosmithkline LLC
  • 0007-4888 24 Hr Requip XL 8 mg Extended Release Tablet by Glaxosmithkline LLC

Other drugs which contain Ropinirole or a similar ingredient: (2 results)

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