Dopamine agonists are the only drugs that are approved to treat RLS. They are thought to be the most helpful type of medicine for it.
Other medicines may be used to help control symptoms. Some medicines are high blood pressure medicine, antiseizure medicine, and opioids. The medicine you are given will be based on your symptoms and health history.
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