You are definetely on the wronw medication ... call your doctor at once and inform him about the uses of Prampixole (Mirapex).-
Side effect of Pramipexole, some people taking pramipexole have reported falling asleep suddenly during their usual daily activities (e.g., talking on the phone, driving). In some cases, sleep occurred without any feelings of drowsiness beforehand. This sleep effect may occur any time during treatment with pramipexole, including up to 1 year after starting the medication.
This medication is for:
Parkinson's disease (both early and advanced forms)
Moderate-to-severe restless legs syndrome (RLS).
And "off label" us:
On occasion, your Doctor may recommend pramipexole for something other than RLS or Parkinson's disease. Off-label pramipexole uses include treating the following conditions:
Tremors (shakiness) not due to Parkinson's disease
Take care and be careful
- Pramipexole Information for Consumers
- Pramipexole Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Pramipexole (detailed)
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