PRAMIPEXOLE EXTENDED-RELEASE - ORAL
Common Brand Name(s): Mirapex
Phonetic Pronunciation: (PRAM-i-PEX-ole)
Information last revised August 2010
What does PRAMIPEXOLE ER - ORAL look like?
Mirapex ER 1.5 mg 24 hr Tab
Mirapex ER 4.5 mg 24 hr Tab
Mirapex ER 0.375 mg 24 hr Tab
Mirapex ER 0.75 mg 24 hr Tab
Mirapex ER 3 mg 24 hr Tab
Pramipexole is used alone or with other medications to treat Parkinson's disease. It can improve your ability to move and can decrease shakiness (tremor), stiffness, slowed movement, and unsteadiness. It may also decrease the number of episodes of not being able to move ("on-off syndrome"). Pramipexole is a dopamine agonist that works by helping to restore the balance of a certain natural substance (dopamine) in the brain.
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