Dopamine agonists such as Requip and Mirapex can cause Obsessive Compulsive and addictive like symptoms. Documented research has acknowledged the facts. The problem is the data is skewed simply because there are so many unreported cases. The shame and embarrassment prevents PD patients from reporting truthfully the effects of these drug compounds.
I know of what I speak. It happened to me. I would like to provide this blog to be a safe place to ask questions and share experiences regarding this phenomenon.