Review: could Requip cause Withdrawal syndrome?
Summary: Withdrawal syndrome is found among people who take Requip, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Requip xl, and have Parkinson's disease.
We study 11,442 people who have side effects while taking Requip from FDA and social media. Among them, 44 have Withdrawal syndrome. Find out below who they are, when they have Withdrawal syndrome and more.
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Requip has active ingredients of ropinirole hydrochloride. It is often used in restless leg syndrome. (latest outcomes from 11,933 Requip users)
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) has been reported by people with depression, pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity, back pain. (latest reports from 9,228 Withdrawal syndrome patients)
On Mar, 20, 2015: 11,442 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip. Among them, 44 people (0.38%) have Withdrawal Syndrome.
Time on Requip when people have Withdrawal syndrome * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Withdrawal syndrome||7.14%||14.29%||21.43%||14.29%||21.43%||21.43%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Requip * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||66.00%||34.00% |
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Requip * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.22%||22.22%||17.78%||57.78% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Requip ** :
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Parkinson's disease (26 people, 59.09%)
- Sleep disorder (12 people, 27.27%)
- Restless legs syndrome (8 people, 18.18%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 18.18%)
- Depression (7 people, 15.91%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Requip xl (24 people, 54.55%)
- Sinemet (13 people, 29.55%)
- Ropinirole (12 people, 27.27%)
- Apomorphine (8 people, 18.18%)
- Prozac (7 people, 15.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Cymbalta, Requip Xl for a 71-year old woman with Depression, Restless Leg Syndrome. The patient has Weight Gain
- A study of side effects of Requip for a 70-year old woman with Restless Leg Syndrome. The patient has Loss Of Sensation, Numbness And Tingling, Paresthesias, Sensory Loss, Tingling And Numbness (unusual prickling sensations)
- A study of drug interactions between Calcium Citrate, Celebrex, Potassium Chloride, Metformin, Losartan, Duloxetine Hydrochloride, Aspirin, Gemfibrozil, Omeprazole, Hctz, Strattera, Metoprolol Succinate, Requip, Spiriva for a 65-year old woman with Osteopenia, Osteoarthritis, Potassium - Low, Type 1 Diabetes, Htn, Depression, Preventive Surgery, Hypercholesterolemia, Gerd, Adhd, Restless Leg Syndrome, Emphysema. The patient has Joint Pain, Neuropathy, Poor Balance, Incontinence - Urge
- A study of drug interactions between Biotin, Mirtazapine, Requip, Potassium Chloride, Klonopin, Seasonique, Celexa, Vyvanse for a 28-year old woman with Hair Growth Abnormal, Narcolepsy, Restless Leg Syndrome, Muscle Cramps, Anxiety, Birth Control, Depression. The patient has Obsessive-compulsive Disorder, Compulsive Hoarding, Compulsive Shopping
- A study of drug interactions between Fluticasone Propionate, Astelin, B-12, Vitamin C, Feverfew, Krill Oil, Iodine, Indian Tumeric, Zyrtec, Lorazepam, Tizanidine Hydrochloride, Ropinirole Hydrochloride, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Tramadol, Lyrica for a 50-year old woman with Rhinitis Allergic, Deficiency - Folic Acid, Folic Acid Deficiency, Inflammation, Migraine, Localised Osteoarthritis, Thyroid Stimulating Hormone-producing Pituitary Tumour, Restlessness, Migraine - Common, Restless Leg Syndrome, Sleep Disorder Due To General Medical Condition, Insomnia Type, Pain, Fibromyalgia. The patient has Migraine, Pain Threshold Decreased, Pain Inflammation Activated, Painful Response To Normal Stimuli, Restlessness Aggravated
Recent Requip related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Requip, Trazodone Hydrochloride for a 51-year old woman who has Restless Leg Syndrome
- Comparions of Evista, Requip for a 71-year old woman who has Restless Leg Syndrome
- Comparions of Buspirone Hydrochloride, Tramadol, Cymbalta, Ropinirole Hydrochloride for a 55-year old woman who has Multiple Diagnosis
- Comparions of Adderall 30, Nexium, Propranolol Hydrochloride And Hydrochlorothiazide, Requip Xl, Fluoxetine for a 52-year old woman who has Depression And Restless Leg Syndrome
- Comparions of Sodium Bicarbonate, Ropinirole Hydrochloride, Niacin, Metformin, Lidoderm for a 64-year old man who has Medical
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