Requip Xl

Active Ingredient(s): Ropinirole
FDA Approved: * June 13, 2008
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, sold under the brand name Requip among others, is a medication used to treat Parkinson's disease (PD) and restless legs syndrome (RLS).[2] In PD the dose needs to be adjusted to the effect and treatment should not be suddenly stopped.[2] It is taken by mouth.[3] Common side effects include sleepiness, vomiting, and dizziness.[3] Serious side effects may include pathological gambling, low blood pressure with standing a...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • 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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