Drug: Azilect

RASAGILINE (ra SA ji leen) is a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI). It is used to treat Parkinson's disease.

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • changes in vision
  • chest pain
  • confusion
  • hallucination, loss of contact with reality
  • high blood pressure
  • fast, irregular heartbeat
  • feeling faint or lightheaded, falls
  • fever
  • memory loss
  • muscle or neck stiffness or spasm
  • problems with balance, talking, or walking
  • seizures
  • sudden severe headache
  • suicidal thoughts or other mood changes
  • unexplained nausea or vomiting
  • unusual sweating
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • diarrhea or constipation
  • dry mouth
  • loss of appetite
  • stomach pain

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Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
  • allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • changes in vision
  • chest pain
  • confusion
  • hallucination, loss of contact with reality
  • high blood pressure
  • fast, irregular heartbeat
  • feeling faint or lightheaded, falls
  • fever
  • memory loss
  • muscle or neck stiffness or spasm
  • problems with balance, talking, or walking
  • seizures
  • sudden severe headache
  • suicidal thoughts or other mood changes
  • unexplained nausea or vomiting
  • unusual sweating
Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • diarrhea or constipation
  • dry mouth
  • loss of appetite
  • stomach pain

Source: http://www.healthline.com

What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine? They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
  • high or low blood pressure
  • history of stroke
  • liver disease
  • skin cancer
  • taken an MAOI like Carbex, Eldepryl, Marplan, Nardil, or Parnate in last 14 days
  • taking any of the following medicines: cyclobenzaprine, dextromethorphan, meperidine, methadone, propoxyphene, St. John's Wort, or tramadol
  • an unusual or allergic reaction to rasagiline, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
  • pregnant or trying to get pregnant
  • breast-feeding

Source: http://www.healthline.com

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