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Suggest dosage for Pramipexole

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Dr. Erion Spaho

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Practicing since :2004

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Posted on Sat, 10 Mar 2018 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Question: Is it safe to increase my Pramipexole 0.25 medication to get relieve for Restless Leg Syndrome? I'm no sleeping, and I'm in terrible pain. I'll check with my doctor tomorrow, but, I need help now.

Answered by Dr. Erion Spaho 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
It can be increased gradually to 1.5-4.5 mg/day.

Detailed Answer:
Hello and thanks for using

I have read your question and understand your concerns.

The answer to your question is yes, pramipexole is one of the first line drugs in use to relieve the restless legs syndrome, that can be increased gradually to 1.5-4.5 mg/day.

Hope this helps.

Take care.
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