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Active ingredients: ropinirole
What it is used for
Treatment of primary restless legs syndrome, including the reduction of associated periodic limb movement and episodes of nocturnal arousal.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 36 Months.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Pink, pentagon shaped tablet with 'RI' over '2' on one side and plain on the other side.
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Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient ropinirole
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems
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Restless legs syndrome - myDr.com.au
Restless legs syndrome causes unpleasant sensations and symptoms in a person's legs compelling them to move and making it difficult to sleep.
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