Neupro Transdermal Patch - 24 Hour 1Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Neupro: Transdermal patch - 24 Hour (1mg)

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Neupro 1mg/24hr Patch

What is this Medicine?

ROTIGOTINE (roe TIG oh teen) is used to control the signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease or restless legs syndrome.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Neupro: Transdermal patch - 24 Hour(1mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Neupro 1mg/24hr Transdermal Patch

NDC: 504740801
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS), Parkinson's Disease

Storage Information
Do not store outside the pouch provided
Store between 68 to 77 degrees F, excursions permitted 59 to 86 degrees F
Neupro 1mg/24hr Transdermal Patch

Reported Side Effects for Neupro 1mg/24hr Transdermal Patch

Weight Loss Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hallucinations Incidence:
<7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Skin Redness Incidence:
<6.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dyskinesia Incidence:
<14.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sinus Infection Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Postural Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<32.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
<8.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
<8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
<32.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sudden Sleep Onset Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tiredness Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hot Flashes Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
1.0-11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sleep-related Behaviors Incidence:
2.0-14.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Weight Gain Incidence:
2.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
>2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rash With Pustules Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hiccups Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
2.0-9.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid Retention Incidence:
2.0-14.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Depression Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Shaking Incidence:
3.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
3.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Nightmares Incidence:
3.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
3.0-14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stuffy Nose Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
5.0-11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
5.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
5.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dysesthesia Incidence:
5.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
5.0-23.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
6.0-18.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
8.0-11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
8.0-21.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
10.0-28.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
15.0-48.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Neupro 1mg/24hr Transdermal Patch

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Neupro 1mg/24hr Transdermal Patch(Rotigotine)
Alcohol and Rotigotine(Rotigotine)
Avoid the ingestion of Alcoholic beverages while taking Rotigotine. Alcohol may increase the risk of excessive drowsiness (difficulty staying awake or other side effects of Rotigotine), or may increase the risk of an accident.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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