Mirapex ER Drug Interactions

Alcohol
You should avoid alcohol while taking Mirapex ER. Combining the two can increase the risk of falling asleep during the day without warning, which can be serious, especially if you are driving or operating heavy machinery.
 
Antipsychotics
Antipsychotic medications can make Mirapex ER less effective. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
 
Cimetidine (Tagamet)
Cimetidine can affect the way your kidneys remove Mirapex ER from the body, possibly increasing the levels of Mirapex ER in your blood and increasing your risk of Mirapex ER side effects. Do not use these medications together without your healthcare provider's approval and supervision.
 
Diltiazem
Diltiazem can affect the way your kidneys remove Mirapex ER from the body, possibly increasing the levels of Mirapex ER in your blood and increasing your risk of Mirapex ER side effects. Do not use these medications together without your healthcare provider's approval and supervision.
 
Medications That Contain Levodopa
Levodopa is one of the most commonly used medications for treating Parkinson's disease. Many people who take Mirapex ER with levodopa will need a lower dosage of levodopa, especially if levodopa side effects develop or become worse. Make sure your healthcare provider takes this into consideration.
 
Metoclopramide
Metoclopramide can make Mirapex ER less effective. Check with your healthcare provider before taking these medications together.
 
Pramipexole
Do not take Mirapex ER and short-acting pramipexole together, as these medications have the same active ingredient.
 
Quinidine
Quinidine can affect the way your kidneys remove Mirapex ER from the body, possibly increasing the levels of Mirapex ER in your blood and increasing your risk of Mirapex ER side effects. Do not use these medications together without your healthcare provider's approval and supervision.
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Mirapex ER Medication Information

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