Review: Methadose and Mirapex
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Methadose and Mirapex. It is created by eHealthMe based on 50 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Methadose (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of methadone hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.
Mirapex (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of pramipexole dihydrochloride. It is often used in restless leg syndrome.
On Sep, 24, 2013: 50 people who reported to have interactions when taking Methadose, Mirapex are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Methadose (methadone hydrochloride)
- Mirapex (pramipexole dihydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Methadose, Mirapex:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|3||Pain In Extremity||7|
|6||Grip Strength Decreased||5|
|7||Blood Glucose Increased||5|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Methadose, Mirapex:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|3||Visual Acuity Reduced||1|
|4||Blood Glucose Increased||1|
|5||Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control||1|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Restless legs syndrome
- Crohn's disease
- Muscle spasms
- Cancer pain
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Methadone hcl
- Oxycodone hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By maryalice: Is high ck (702) related to parkinson's
(for a 61 year old woman who has Colitis, Acid Reflux, Parkinson's, and takes Sinemet, Mirapex, Artane, Effexor, Pantoprazole, Aminosalicylic Acid)
High ck led to taking a statin as a prophylactic, which was discontinued when I had a normal angiogram one month later my ck is still high. It was 702, a month later it is 678. What should I do?
(Number of patients like maryalice: 4,921)
- By etrozzi: I developed excessive saliva production after starting ropinerole (requip) for plmd. sleep was impossible due to frequent swallowing. has anyone else experienced similar symptoms?
(for a 49 year old woman who has Periodic Limb Movements In Sleep, Major Depression, Fibromyalgia Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder, Alpha Intrusion (sleep Disorder), Sleep Apnea (minor), and takes Ropinirole Hydrochloride, Cymbalta, Mirapex, Gabapentin, Carbidopa And Levodopa, Lyrica, Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Lithium Carbonate, Desipramine Hydrochloride, Synthroid, Vyvanse, Lipitor)
The first 5 drugs above on my list that I tried for PLMD, I no longer use. I took ropinerole (Requip) for about 2 weeks when I noticed that I was producing more saliva and was swallowing a lot. It didn't really bother me too much, because the other drugs that I take give me a dry mouth. When I went ...
(Number of patients like etrozzi: 11,390)
- By Maya: Is knee replacement safe for stage 1 pd?
(for a 54 year old woman who has Parkinson's Disease, Knee Replacement, and takes Azilect, Mirapex, Sinemet)
I have stage 1 PD effecting my right side so far. I also have VERY weak knees(both knees are the same as far as weakness). My Neurologist just told me that my knee's weakness is not a symptom of PD, that I have a different condition and PD is possibly making it worse. I have an appointment with my O ...
(Number of patients like Maya: 667)
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- By Icantremember: Off label use of drugs for peripheral neuropathy causing memory loss
(for a 56 year old man who has Peripheral Neuropathy, and takes Pramipexole Dihydrochloride, Tizanidine Hydrochloride, Lyrica, Bupropion Hydrochloride, Savella, Methadone Hydrochloride, Axiron, Baby Aspirin, Senna, Colace, Oxcarbazepine, Gabapentin)
I have peripheral neuropathy with standard symptoms of burning, tingling, stabbing pain on the tops of my feet. I have had this condition for over 15 years getting worse over time. The last 5 years I have seen a couple of doctors and through trial and error we settled on a combination of Savella and ...
(Number of patients like Icantremember: 7,409)
- By Cococounty925530: Thinking about methadone maintenance? don't do it
(for a 38 year old woman who has Opiate Withdrawal, Dependence, Drug Dependence, and takes Methadone Hydrochloride, Subutex, Suboxone)
I'm on Methadone Maintenance Therapy (MMT) after failing to stay off of chronic and illicit use of heroin, dilaudid, and methamphetamines. I tried going clean using the subutex/ suboxone method twice and wasn't able to stop using the other drugs. With MMT I am clean of the illicit drugs, but I ...
(Number of patients like Cococounty925530: 909)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Methadose (methadone hydrochloride) is often used to treat pain. Mirapex (pramipexole dihydrochloride) is often used to treat restless leg syndrome. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Methadose is used in:
- Mirapex is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Methadose alternatives:
- Mirapex alternatives:
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