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Ropinorole hydrochloride (Requip, Requip XL) is a medication prescribed to treat the signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease and moderate-to-severe restless leg syndrome (RLS). Side effects, drug interactions, dosage, storage, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed prior to using this medicaiton.

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  • Requip
  • Requip XL