Pramipexole is used in the treatment of parkinson's disease and the symptoms it may cause and also in the treatment of restless leg syndrome (rls).
How it Works
Pramipexole is a dopamine-receptor agonist. Pramipexole acts on the same receptors or tiny areas in the brain as dopamine, which is associated with parkinsons disease if occuring in low levels in the body. Pramipexole acts like a substitute for dopamine. Therefore Pramipexole is used to treat symptoms of Parkinson's disease such as stiffness, tremors, muscle spasms, and poor muscle control.
Common Side effects
Some of the potential side effects of Pramipexole can include the symptoms below; Dizziness, Sleepiness, Nausea, Dry mouth, Fatigue, Hallucination, Constipation, Peripheral edema.