Azilect (rasagiline) is used to treat Parkinsons.
Azilect is a monoamine oxidase-B (MAO-B) inhibitor. It works by increasing the levels of certain chemicals in the brain. Azilect is used to treat the symptoms of Parkinsons disease. Azilect is sometimes used with another drug called levodopa.
Common side effects of Azilect include:
AZILECT is indicated for the treatment of idiopathic Parkinson’s disease as monotherapy (without levodopa) or as adjunct therapy (with levodopa) in patients with end of dose fluctuations.