Mirapexin prolonged release formulation launched

A once daily formulation of pramipexole (Mirapexin Prolonged Release) has been launched for the treatment of idiopathic Parkinson's disease.

The new preparation is available in five strengths: 0.26mg, 0.52mg, 1.05mg, 2.1mg and 3.15mg.
Treatment with Mirapexin Prolonged Release should be initiated at 0.26mg daily, increasing to a maximum of 3.15mg per day as necessary.

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Further information: Boehringer

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