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Ropark 0.5mg Tablet

By SUN PHARMA
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
78.72*
MRP 96.00
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
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Ropinirole(0.5 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-PARKINSONIAN

Medical Description

Ropark 0.5 tablet contains Ropinirole as its active ingredient. It is used for the treatment of restless legs syndrome where patients have a strong desire to move their legs, arms or other part of the...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
uses

Uses of Ropark 0.5mg Tablet

  • Ropark 0.5 tablet is used for the treatment of symptoms in medical conditions called Restless legs syndrome where patients have a strong desire to move their legs, arms or other parts of their body.
  • For the treatment of Parkinson's disease characterised by impaired posture and balance, shakiness, stiffness of muscle and inability to perform basic body movements.
contraindications

Contraindications of Ropark 0.5mg Tablet

  • If you are allergic to Ropinirole or any of the other ingredients of Ropark 0.5 tablet.
  • If you have any serious kidney or liver disease.
sideEffects

Side effects of Ropark 0.5mg Tablet

  • Fainting
  • Sleepiness
  • Dizziness
  • Restlessness
  • Unusual perception
  • Nausea, vomiting or pain in the stomach
  • Swelling of legs, hand or feet
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Ropark 0.5mg Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ropark 0.5 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Limited information is available on the use of Ropark tablet in pregnancy. Use this medicine in pregnancy only if prescribed by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Ropark 0.5 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Ropark tablet are known to be excreted in milk, this medicine should be avoided if you are breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Ropark 0.5 tablet?
A:
This medicine causes sleepiness, dizziness, unusual perceptions. If you are taking this medicine avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ropark 0.5 tablet?
A:
Drinking alcohol along with medicine increase sleepiness and dizziness therefore alcohol drinking should be avoided while taking this medicine
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver disease, kidney disease or heart disease.
  • You are pregnant or planning to be pregnant.
  • You have restlessness, shaking movement or slowed movement.
  • You have serious mental problem.
  • You are experiencing unusual change in your behaviour.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Ropark 0.5mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

Ropark 0.5 tablet works by promoting the action of dopamine, a chemical in the brain that controls the movement in the brain.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Ropark 0.5mg Tablet

Take Ropark 0.5 tablet with food just before bedtime or as prescribed by your doctor.
interactions

Interactions of Ropark 0.5mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Ropark tablet with antibiotic such as ciprofloxacin ciprofloxacin
  • Ropark tablet when taken along with sulpiride or metoclopramide cause a decrease in the effectiveness of this medicine
  • Discuss with your doctor about all other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you are consuming before starting with Ropark tablet.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Ropark 0.5mg Tablet

  • Store Ropark 0.5 tablet at a temperature not above 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Ropark 0.5mg Tablet

Overdose

  • Symptoms of overdose of Ropark 0.5 tablet include dizziness, sleepiness, tiredness, nausea or vomiting, unusual perceptions. If you have taken too much of this medicine then contact your doctor or rea...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Ropark tablet then take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How does Ropark 0.5 tablet work?

A: Ropark 0.5 tablet contains ropinirole which works by doing similar actions performed by dopamine, a chemical found in the brain and helps to relieve symptoms of a medical condition called 'restless legs syndrome'.

Q: Why does Ropark 0.5 tablet cause nausea?

A: Ropark 0.5 tablet contains ropinirole which a has similar action as that of brain chemical dopamine. It stimulates the centre for vomiting in the brain and causes symptoms such as nausea and vomiting as its side effects.

Q: When should Ropark 0.5 tablet to be taken?

A: Ropark 0.5 tablet should be taken just before bedtime but it can be taken 3 hours before going to sleep.

Q: Can Ropark 0.5 tablet cause itching?

A: Ropark 0.5 tablet can cause itching as its side effect but it is not common. Itching may indicate an allergy to this medicine, if you experience itching consult your doctor.
Last Updated on: 22 Mar 2021 | 10:37 AM (IST)
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