Requip should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. The tablets should be kept in an airtight container and protected from light and moisture.
Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.
What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?
If you do not take your Requip as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Never take a double dose.
Requip is available in the following strengths:
Requip 0.25 mg
Requip 0.5 mg
Requip 1 mg
Requip 2 mg
Requip 3 mg
Requip 4 mg
Requip 5 mg.
Currently, several different versions of generic Requip are available.
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
Last reviewed by: KristiMonson, PharmD;
List of references (click here):
Requip [package insert]. Research Triangle Park, NC: GlaxoSmithKline;2008 December.
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Electronic orange book: Approved drug products with therapeutic equivalence evaluations. FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/cder/ob/. Accessed June 9, 2008.
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