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pergolide

 [per´go-līd]
a long-acting ergot derivative with dopaminergic properties; used as the mesylate salt in treatment of parkinsonism, administered orally.

pergolide

/per·go·lide/ (per´go-līd) a long-acting ergot derivative with dopaminergic properties; used as the mesylate salt in the treatment of parkinsonism.

pergolide

[per′golīd]
a long-acting ergot derivative with dopaminergic properties, used as the mesylate salt in treatment of parkinsonism. It is administered orally.

pergolide

A drug that simulates the action of dopamine and is used to treat PARKINSON'S DISEASE. A brand name is Celance.
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Cardiac valvulopathies and pulmonary-retroperitoneal fibrosis may develop with long-term use and high doses of ergot derivative dopamine agonists, particularly pergolide and cabergoline (17,18).
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reported in the journal Sleep that "Levodopa with decarboxylase inhibitors, and the dopaminergic agonists pergolide, pramipexole, and ropinirole are effective in the treatment of RLS and PLMD.
This pergolide plus ondansetron treatment was able to reverse a previously established cocaine sensitisation (72) and attenuated methamphetamine reinstatement (relapse) in rats.
who showed significant correlation between psychotic symptoms in PD patients and the use of pergolide, but not ropinirole, pramipexole, or cabergoline (dopamine agonists).
Pramipexole, pergolide, atomoxetine, and memantine are also used, even though they are not so common.
Parkinson's disease drug pergolide, a dopamine agonist, because it
Various researches suggested encouraging results of dopamine agonists bromocriptine and pergolide combined with an antidepressant in treatment resistant depression (15,16).
The effects of pergolide on memory and oxidative stress in a rat model of Parkinson's disease.
A multicenter double-blind placebo-controlled trial of pergolide as an adjunct to Sinemet in Parkinson's disease.
Many low- and middle-income countries do not have ready access to the newer alpha-2 agonists that are currently considered first-line drugs for Tourette's (such as pergolide, tetrabenazine and topiramate), so antipsychotic medications are the most commonly used drugs for the condition despite the risk of metabolic and other side effects associated with chronic use of these medications.