Rasalect 0.5mg 100 Tablet


10 tablets in 1 strip;
MANUFACTURER: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd;
SALT COMPOSITION: Rasagiline (0.5mg)


CompositionRasagiline Tablets
SubstitutesRelgin 100s, Azilect 30s
Shipping classRoom Temperature

Medicine Overview of Rasalect Tablet


Uses of Rasalect Tablet

Rasalect 0.5 Tablet is used in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease.


Rasalect Tablet side effects


Joint pain;Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping);Dyspepsia;Influenza like symptoms;Depression;Cough;Peripheral edema


How to use Rasalect Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Rasalect 0.5 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Rasalect Tablet works

Rasalect 0.5 Tablet works by increasing the amount of dopamine, a chemical messenger that is needed to control movement in the brain.

In Depth Information on Rasalect Tablet

Expert advice for Rasalect Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Rasalect 0.5 Tablet to treat your symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.
  • It can be taken with or without food or as directed by your doctor.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Rasalect 0.5 Tablet can make you very sleepy.
  • Rasalect 0.5 Tablet can make you dizzy or lightheaded, especially when you suddenly stand up from sitting or laying down.
  • Let your doctor know if you are also taking medicines for depression or mood disorders.
  • Do not stop taking Rasalect 0.5 Tablet suddenly. Sudden stopping may cause confusion, stiff muscles and a high fever.
  • As a precaution, foods high in tyramine (eg. aged cheeses, air-dried meats, soy sauce, tap/draft beers and red wines) should be avoided when taking Rasalect 0.5 Tablet, as it may cause an unsafe rise in your blood pressure.

Rasalect Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Rasalect Tablet


Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.


Rasalect 0.5 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.


Rasalect 0.5 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.


It is not known whether Rasalect 0.5 Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.


Rasalect 0.5 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Rasalect 0.5 Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.


Rasalect 0.5 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rasalect 0.5 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Rasalect 0.5 Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate and severe liver disease.

Additional information

Weight 0.035 kg
Dimensions 4.9 × 11 × 3 cm