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Drug Interactions With Rotigotine

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The following sections explain in detail the potentially negative reactions that can occur when rotigotine is combined with any of the drugs listed above.
 
Antipsychotics
Combining rotigotine with an antipsychotic medication can make both medications less effective. Check with your healthcare provider before using these medications together.
 
Levodopa
Rotigotine can worsen dyskinesia (a movement disorder that is a common side effect of levodopa). If you use rotigotine with a medication that contains levodopa, your healthcare provider may need to adjust your doses of both medications, or perhaps discontinue one or both of the drugs if this problem occurs.
 
Metoclopramide
Metoclopramide can make rotigotine less effective. Check with your healthcare provider before using these medications together.
 

Final Thoughts

It is possible that not all drug interactions with rotigotine were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about the specific interactions that may apply to you.
 
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