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Carbidopa/Levodopa - My brother has Parkinson's and takes 1.5 tablets 6 times a day. He recently has

... been getting severe pain in his limbs and head. Is this connected to the drug. He says it happens about twice a year, but he has had two attacks today, and several in the past week. There seems ...

Posted 6 days ago 0 answers

Are there any supplements that interact with rOPINIRole [a dopamine agonist med for Parkinsons]?

I am taking many supplements to help with my Parkinsons, such as Lions Mane, L-Citrulline, Zinc, DL-Phenylalanine, IP-6 & Inositol. I read that DL-Phenylalanine decreases the efficiency of ...

Posted 19 Apr 2015 0 answers

Hi! My mother is currently taking levodopa based capsules 4 times per day for the testing/possible?

... diagnosis of Parkinsons Disease, though she has recently been for tests due to swelling etc of her thyroid. Symptoms, such as RAPID WEIGHT LOSS (i.e. from 12 stone to less than 8 stone in 2-3 ...

Posted 17 Jan 2015 1 answer


I'm on Aplenzin 348mg. Which is a antidepressant. I'm also on Carbidopa Levodopa. I've been having some anxiety attacks. Is it from one of these medicines. Its so debilitating I ...

Posted 31 Mar 2014 2 answers

Carbidopa/Levodopa - can u take this medication while been pregnant?

My daughter takes carbidopa levodopa now she is pregnant can she continues the use of this medication and if she does would it harm the baby

Posted 25 Jan 2014 2 answers

Levodopa-carbidopa want is the long time side effect of stoping these drugs?

Hello Dad was on these drugs We all was not right for him he was put on them we told the Dr to stop these every day he was getting bad so he was on them about 9 days about 5 days in to time 2 3 ...

Posted 11 Sep 2012 1 answer

Carbidopa/Entacapone/Levodopa - does it take an hour to kick in & do tremors start as it wears off?

meds have taken as long as 2hrs to be effective,also starts body tremors if there are none

Posted 9 Sep 2012 1 answer

I think I am taking too much levodopa, can you recommend how much to decrease my dose?

I went up on the levodopa to try to bolster a reduction on mirapex dosage, disaster, had to go back up on mirapex, then it seems my levodopa level is way too high and all the symptoms are there to ...

Posted 27 Mar 2012 3 answers

Can I use Senna with Carbidopa/levodopa?

Posted 18 Jul 2012 1 answer

Are seizures a side effect of Carbidopa/Levodopa?

After having a seizure (1st time) and ending up in the hospital ER, all tests were negative but the dr. mentioned that the seizure could be due to medication side effects of medication interactions. ...

Posted 2 Jan 2012 1 answer

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