Dopamine agonists are used to treat Parkinson's disease and restless leg syndrome. They work by activating dopamine receptors to increase dopamine levels.

Why are
Dopamine Agonists
prescribed?

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How we make this chart

This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Dopamine Agonists

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Requip
(ropinirole)
8
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ROPINIROLE is used to treat the symptoms of Parkinson's disease. It helps to improve muscle control and movement difficulties. It is also used for the treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome.
Mirapex
(pramipexole)
9
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PRAMIPEXOLE is used to treat symptoms of Parkinson's disease. It is also used to treat Restless Legs Syndrome.
Requip XL
(ropinirole er)
46
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ROPINIROLE is used to treat the symptoms of Parkinson's disease. It helps to improve muscle control and movement difficulties.
Neupro
574
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Rotigotine (Neupro) is an expensive drug used to control the signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease or restless legs syndrome. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. There are currently no generic alternatives to Neupro. It is covered by more Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower.
Mirapex ER
(pramipexole er)
346
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PRAMIPEXOLE is used to treat symptoms of Parkinson's disease.
Apokyn
9,978
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APOMORPHINE is used to treat 'off' episodes in advanced Parkinson's disease. These episodes affect your ability to move or perform tasks.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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