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Review: could Mirapex cause Anxiety (Stress and anxiety)?

Summary: Anxiety is found among people who take Mirapex, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Sinemet, and have Restless leg syndrome.

We study 9,791 people who have side effects while taking Mirapex from FDA and social media. Among them, 824 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.

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Mirapex

Mirapex has active ingredients of pramipexole dihydrochloride. It is often used in restless leg syndrome. (latest outcomes from 10,320 Mirapex users)

Anxiety

Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 212,679 Anxiety patients)

On Feb, 28, 2015: 9,791 people reported to have side effects when taking Mirapex. Among them, 824 people (8.42%) have Anxiety.

Trend of Anxiety in Mirapex reports

Time on Mirapex when people have Anxiety * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Anxiety6.61%7.68%4.11%12.14%37.68%29.29%2.50%

Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Mirapex * :

FemaleMale
Anxiety56.28%43.72%

Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Mirapex * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Anxiety0.00%0.00%0.00%0.94%7.52%16.64%43.76%31.14%

Severity of Anxiety when taking Mirapex ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Anxiety11.11%77.78%0.00%11.11%

How people recovered from Anxiety ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Anxiety20.00%20.00%60.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Restless legs syndrome (489 people, 59.34%)
  2. Parkinson's disease (422 people, 51.21%)
  3. Depression (170 people, 20.63%)
  4. Anxiety (113 people, 13.71%)
  5. Insomnia (82 people, 9.95%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Sinemet (279 people, 33.86%)
  2. Klonopin (152 people, 18.45%)
  3. Ambien (149 people, 18.08%)
  4. Xanax (138 people, 16.75%)
  5. Nexium (138 people, 16.75%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    I'm not sure what state you live in but I have researched this same issue and THC the active ingredient in Marijuana and a few other active chemicals will calm the stomach and increase appetite. I'm not a user but I am considering it under medical advice.

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