Appese is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) ropinirole. On this page you will find out more about Appese, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: ropinirole
Pack size information
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Information for medicine and pack size:
Appese 2 mg film-coated tablet, 28
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
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What this medicine is for
Treatment of primary restless legs syndrome, including the reduction of associated periodic limb movement and episodes of nocturnal arousal.
Table of characteristics
Pink, pentagon shaped tablet with 'RI' over '2' on one side and plain on the other side.
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|Dosage Form||Tablet, film coated|
|Route of administration||Oral|
28 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||36 Months|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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