Users' questions

What are the most common side effects of Azilect?

What are the most common side effects of Azilect?

The most common side effects of Azilect include: Tell the doctor if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away. These are not all the possible side effects of Azilect. For more information, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

How often can you take Azilect 0.5 mg?

Patients taking concomitant ciprofloxacin or other CYP1A2 inhibitors should not exceed a dose of AZILECT 0.5 mg once daily [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS, DRUG INTERACTIONS, and CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY ]. Patients with mild hepatic impairment should not exceed a dose of AZILECT 0.5 mg once daily.

How is Azilect used to treat Parkinson’s disease?

Azilect (rasagiline) works by increasing the levels of certain chemicals in the brain. Azilect is used to treat symptoms of Parkinson’s disease (stiffness, tremors, spasms, poor muscle control). Azilect is sometimes used with another medicine called levodopa.

Is there a generic version of Azilect available?

Generic version. Azilect is available in a generic form called rasagiline. A generic drug is an exact copy of the active drug in a brand-name medication.

The most common side effects of Azilect include: Tell the doctor if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away. These are not all the possible side effects of Azilect. For more information, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Azilect (rasagiline) works by increasing the levels of certain chemicals in the brain. Azilect is used to treat symptoms of Parkinson’s disease (stiffness, tremors, spasms, poor muscle control). Azilect is sometimes used with another medicine called levodopa.

Patients taking concomitant ciprofloxacin or other CYP1A2 inhibitors should not exceed a dose of AZILECT 0.5 mg once daily [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS, DRUG INTERACTIONS, and CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY ]. Patients with mild hepatic impairment should not exceed a dose of AZILECT 0.5 mg once daily.

Generic version. Azilect is available in a generic form called rasagiline. A generic drug is an exact copy of the active drug in a brand-name medication.