severe flu like symptoms with azilect
Posted 08 December 2012 - 02:40 AM
Posted 08 December 2012 - 06:00 AM
I was taking .05 mg Azilect once a day. We just increased that to two pills once a day. No flu like symptoms.
I have never taken MirapexER. The requip I used to take would make mw too sleepy at work. SomI stopped taking that.
Dx in 95' at 35- Normal MRI, Abnormal Da t Scan- Resting tremor- right foot, leg tremors. RX- 1/2, 25/100 Carb/ levodopa every 2.5 hrs, 25/100 ER Carb/ Levo 1-2 day, 1mg- Azilect.
Posted 08 December 2012 - 09:37 AM
Posted 08 December 2012 - 09:59 AM
Posted 08 December 2012 - 08:27 PM
"AZILECT (Rasagiline) Side Effects:
AZILECT (Rasagiline) can cause serious to less serious side effects. AZILECT (Rasagiline) can cause serious blood pressure, paced heart beat, psychological distress, dyspnoea, angina, delirium, tachycardia, postural hypotension, impotence with symptoms of loss of libido, overactive reflexes, tingling of the muscles, agitations and hallucinations, loss of coordination and slurring of speech. The less serious side effects of AZILECT (Rasagiline) are anorexia, confusion, mood swings, alopecia, and flu like symptoms, arthritis, fever, diarrhoea or constipation, nausea, vomiting and abdominal distension. Some of the symptoms may vary from person to person"
-English is not my first language !
-Aged 39. Diagnosed at 35.
-Currently on madopar (levodopa and benserazide, 500mg daily) and Azilect (1mg daily).
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