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Generic Eldepryl is a medication which prevents the breakdown of a chemical in your brain.
Generic Eldepryl is used to treat Parkinson's disease.
Eldepryl is also known as Selegiline.
Generic Eldepryl prevents the breakdown of a chemical in your brain called dopamine, thereby prevents Parkinson's disease.
Generic name of Generic Eldepryl is Selegiline.
Brand names of Generic Eldepryl are Eldepryl, Zelapar.
Generic Eldepryl is available in:
Take Generic Eldepryl orally.
Take Generic Eldepryl capsules twice a day, at breakfast and lunch.
Do not swallow the tablet whole. Allow it to dissolve in your mouth without chewing.
Do not drink or eat anything for at least 5 minutes after takink Generic Eldepryl.
While using Generic Eldepryl, you must not eat foods that are high in tyramine such as air dried meats, aged or fermented meats, sausage or salami (including cacciatore and mortadella), pickled herring, and any spoiled or improperly stored beef, poultry, fish, or liver; beer from a tap, beer that has not been pasteurized; aged cheeses, including blue, boursault, brick, brie, camembert, cheddar, emmenthaler, gruyere, parmesan, romano, roquefort, stilton, and swiss; sauerkraut, soy beans, soy sauce, tofu, miso soup, bean curd, fava beans; yeast extracts (such as Marmite).
Preferable food during Generic Eldepryl usage are fresh meat, poultry, or fish (including lunch meat, hot dogs, breakfast sausage, and cooked sliced ham); any vegetables except broad bean pods (fava beans); processed cheese, mozzarella, ricotta, cottage cheese; pizza made with cheeses low in tyramine; soy milk, yogurt.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Generic Eldepryl suddenly.
Missing a dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Generic Eldepryl and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Generic Eldepryl overdosage: severe headache, hallucinations, vision problems, sweating, cool or clammy skin, fast or uneven heart rate, feeling light-headed, fainting, seizure.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) away from moisture and heat. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.