Pramipexole (Tradename: Mirapex) is a dopamine agonist used in the treatment of Parkinson's Disease (PD) and restless legs syndrome.

  • It is a D2 receptor agonist and also has receptor selectivity for the D3 receptor subtype of the D2 subfamily of receptors.

There is the potential to cause compulsive behaviours and sudden sleep attacks.[1]