Rasigerolan® contains the active substance rasagiline.
Rasigerolan® is given to adults for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease. It can be used either with or without levodopa (another medicine used to treat Parkinson’s disease).
In Parkinson’s disease, there is a loss of cells that produce dopamine in the brain. Dopamine is a chemical found in the brain that is involved in regulating controlled movements. Rasigerolan® helps to both increase and maintain dopamine levels in the brain.
Rasigerolan® is lactose-free.