Review: could Requip cause Withdrawal syndrome?
This is a review of Withdrawal syndrome by studying 11,095 people who take Requip. We analyze: the time on Requip when people have Withdrawal syndrome, gender and age of these people, the severity of Withdrawal syndrome, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Requip. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Requip (latest outcomes from 11,891 users) has active ingredients of ropinirole hydrochloride. It is often used in restless leg syndrome, parkinson's disease. Commonly reported side effects of Requip include nausea, drowsiness, fatigue, dizziness, insomnia.
Withdrawal syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance) (latest reports from 53,010 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, acupuncture and pain, stress and anxiety, muscle spasticity.
On Feb, 18, 2014: 11,095 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip. Among them, 42 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||8.33%||0.00%||25.00%||16.67%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Requip * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||64.58%||35.42% |
Age of people who have Withdrawal syndrome when taking Requip * :
|Withdrawal syndrome||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.33%||23.26%||18.60%||55.81% |
Severity of Withdrawal syndrome when taking Requip ** :
How people recovered from Withdrawal syndrome ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Parkinson's disease (26 people, 61.90%)
- Sleep disorder (11 people, 26.19%)
- Restless legs syndrome (8 people, 19.05%)
- Hypertension (8 people, 19.05%)
- Depression (7 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Requip xl (24 people, 57.14%)
- Sinemet (13 people, 30.95%)
- Ropinirole (12 people, 28.57%)
- Apomorphine (8 people, 19.05%)
- Depakote (6 people, 14.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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