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Requip

Identifier

001532

Type of Spiritual Experience

Hallucination

Number of hallucinations: 541

Background

A description of the experience

Ropinirole - Requip , Ropark, Adartrel, Ropinotergotirole is a non ergoline dopamine agonist used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease. It acts as a D2, D3, and D4 dopamine receptor agonist with highest affinity for D3. It is weakly active at the 5-HT2, and alpha2 receptors and is said to have virtually no affinity for the 5-HT1, GABA, muscarinic, alpha1, and beta-adrenoreceptors.

Most common Requip side effects from eHealthme

  • Drug ineffective - (1,421 reports)
  • Nausea - (1,283 reports)
  • Drowsiness - (917 reports)
  • Fatigue - (896 reports)
  • Dizziness - (802 reports)
  • Fall - (782 reports)
  • Insomnia - (750 reports)
  • Pain - (712 reports)
  • Weakness - (691 reports)
  • Restless leg syndrome - (639 reports)

"This drug is also used to treat the  side effects caused by selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, including Parkinsonism syndrome as well as sexual dysfunction and erectile dysfunction caused by either SSRIs or antipsychotics"

On Feb, 01, 2017 14,742 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip. Among them, 488 people (3.31%) have Hallucination

On Feb, 02, 2017 14,742 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip. Among them, 40 people (0.27%) have Hallucination, Auditory

On Feb, 02, 2017 14,742 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip. Among them, 12 people (0.08%) have Hallucination, Olfactory

On Jan, 08, 2017 14,742 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip. Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Hallucination, Tactile

 

Time on Requip when people have Hallucination  :

  < 1 month 1 - 6 months 6 - 12 months 1 - 2 years 2 - 5 years 5 - 10 years 10+ years
Hallucination 36.36% 25.45% 7.27% 10.91% 9.09% 10.91% 0.00%

On Mar, 7, 2015: 653 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip xl. Among them, 41 people (6.28%) have Hallucination.

 

 

On Mar, 7, 2015: 11,442 people reported to have side effects when taking Requip. Among them, 148 people (1.29%) have Death.

Time on Requip when people have Death  :

  < 1 month 1 - 6 months 6 - 12 months 1 - 2 years 2 - 5 years 5 - 10 years 10+ years
Death 28.00% 40.00% 4.00% 0.00% 20.00% 0.00% 8.00%

 

 

The source of the experience

eHealthme

Concepts, symbols and science items

Symbols

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

Commonsteps

Hearing voices

References