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Carbidopa

In the US, Carbidopa (carbidopa systemic) is a member of the drug class dopaminergic antiparkinsonism agents and is used to treat GTP-CH Deficiency, Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome and Parkinsonian Tremor.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0028860-95-9

Chemical Formula

C10-H14-N2-O4

Molecular Weight

226

Therapeutic Categories

Treatment of Parkinson's disease

Decarboxylase inhibitor

Chemical Name

Benzenepropanoic acid, α-hydrazino-3,4-dihydroxy-α-metyl-, (S)-

Foreign Names

  • Carbidopum (Latin)
  • Carbidopa (German)
  • Carbidopa (French)
  • Carbidopa (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Carbidopa (OS: BAN, DCF)
  • HMD (IS)
  • MK 486 (IS: Merck)
  • Carbidopa (OS: USAN)
  • Carbidopa Hydrate (OS: JAN)
  • Carbidopa (PH: BP 2015, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 37)
  • Carbidopa Hydrate (PH: JP XVI)
  • Carbidopa-Monohydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Carbidopum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)

Brand Names

  • Antiparkin (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    GAMA, Georgia
  • Apodespan PR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Accord Healthcare, United Kingdom
  • Apo-Levocarb (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Apotex, Czech Republic; Apotex, Hong Kong; Apotex, Malaysia; Apotex, Canada
  • Aurimel (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Merck, Colombia
  • Bidopar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Taiwan Biotech, Taiwan
  • Carbidopa + Levodopa Accord (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Accord Healthcare, Poland
  • Carbidopa + Levodopa Memphis (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Memphis, Colombia
  • Carbidopa + Levodopa Teva (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva Italia, Italy
  • Carbidopa + Levodopa Winthrop (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Winthrop Pharmaceuticals, Colombia
  • Carbidopa and Levodopa Actavis (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Actavis, United States
  • Carbidopa and Levodopa Sun (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sun, Georgia
  • Carbidopa and Levodopa Teva (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Hong Kong
  • Carbilev (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Aspen Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Carcopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Cardopar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    DHA, Singapore
  • Carlevod (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    LKM, Argentina
  • Cloisone (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Psicofarma, Ecuador
  • Co-Dopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Unimed & Unihealth, Bangladesh
  • Credanil (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Remedica, Malta
  • Cronomet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Brazil
  • Darpott (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Farmindustria, Peru
  • D-Dopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Drug International, Bangladesh
  • Dopacol (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Daito, Japan
  • Dopamar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Poland
  • Dopamar mite (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Poland
  • Dopicar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Israel
  • Duodopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Abbott, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Abbott, Czech Republic; Abbott, Poland; Abbott, Portugal; AbbVie, Denmark; AbbVie, Greece; AbbVie, Hungary; AbbVie, Turkey; Solvay, Romania; Solvay, Slovenia; Solvay, Slovakia
  • Enpalevo (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    U-Liang, Taiwan
  • Grifoparkin (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Chile, Chile; Cormin, Ecuador; Marfan, Peru
  • Half Sinemet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ireland
  • Lebocar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Pfizer, Argentina
  • Lecardopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Adwic, Egypt
  • Lecarge (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Klonal, Argentina
  • Ledocar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Unison, Philippines
  • Leprinton (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Tatsumi Kagaku, Japan
  • Levocar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Acapi, Egypt
  • Levocar CR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Acapi, Egypt
  • LevoCar retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Stada Arzneimittel GmbH, Austria
  • Levocarb (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Biolabfarma, Brazil
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa Hexal (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Hexal, Italy
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa Memphis (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Memphis, Colombia
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa Mylan (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Mylan, Poland
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Accord (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Accord, Denmark
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Teva (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Denmark
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone AL (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Aliud, Germany
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone Orion (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Orion Pharma, Germany; Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone-neuraxapharm (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    neuraxpharm, Germany
  • Levofamil (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Andromaco, Chile
  • Levokom (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Lithuania
  • Levomed (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Medochemie, Hong Kong; Medochemie, Malta; Medochemie, Thailand
  • Levomet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Unison, Hong Kong; Unison, Singapore; Unison, Thailand
  • Levopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Acme, Bangladesh
  • Lodosyn
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, United States
  • Menesit (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Japan
  • Nakom (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Lek, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Lek, Georgia; Lek, Lithuania; Lek, Romania; Lek, Slovenia; Lek d.d., Russian Federation; Lek Pharmaceuticals, Czech Republic; Sandoz, Croatia (Hrvatska); Sandoz, Latvia; Sandoz, Poland; Sandoz, Slovakia
  • Nakom Mite (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Lek, Slovenia; Sandoz, Poland
  • Nakom R (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Slovenia
  • Neodopaston (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Daiichi Sankyo, Japan
  • Parcopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Schwarz, United States
  • Pardopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Brown & Burk Phils, Philippines; Micro Synchro, India
  • Parken (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Laboratorios Siegfried, Colombia
  • Parkidopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Cristalia, Brazil
  • Parkimet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    GlaxoSmithKline, India
  • Parkinel (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Bagó, Argentina
  • Parkiston (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Kobayashi Kako, Japan
  • Saniter Compuesto (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sanitas, Chile
  • Sinedopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    CCM Duopharma Biotech, Malaysia
  • Sinemet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Algorithm, Lebanon; Algorithm, Oman; Bristol Myers Squibb, Spain; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Ireland; Bristol-Myers Squibb, United States; M & H, Thailand; Merck, Brazil; Merck, Canada; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Bulgaria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Colombia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ecuador; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Estonia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Iceland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Latvia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Mexico; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Philippines; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Singapore; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Taiwan; MSD, Argentina; MSD, Switzerland; MSD, Costa Rica; MSD, Egypt; MSD, Finland; MSD, Guatemala; MSD, Honduras; MSD, Nicaragua; MSD, Norway; MSD, Panama; MSD, Peru; MSD, El Salvador; MSD, South Africa; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Turkey; MSD Polska, Poland; P & D, Malta; Ramco, Egypt
  • Sinemet CR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, United States; Merck, Canada; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Bulgaria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Chile; Merck Sharp & Dohme, China; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ecuador; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Estonia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; MSD, Costa Rica; MSD, Guatemala; MSD, Honduras; MSD, Nicaragua; MSD, Panama; MSD, Peru; MSD, El Salvador; Sofeco, Egypt
  • Sinemet Depot (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD, Finland
  • Sinemet Depot Mite (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD, Norway
  • Sinemet depot mite (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Iceland
  • Sinemet retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria
  • Stalev (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Novartis Healthcare, Philippines
  • Stalevo (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Grupo Novartis, Spain; Novartis, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Brazil; Novartis, Chile; Novartis, Colombia; Novartis, Egypt; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Malaysia; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Singapore; Novartis, Thailand; Novartis, Turkey; Novartis, United States; Novartis, South Africa; Novartis Biosciences, Peru; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Orion, Austria; Orion, Czech Republic; Orion, Denmark; Orion, United Kingdom; Orion, Hungary; Orion, Ireland; Orion, Iceland; Orion, Lithuania; Orion, Norway; Orion, Oman; Orion, Romania; Orion, Slovenia; Orion Corporation, Israel; Orion Corporation - SF, Italy; Orion Pharma, Germany; Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Sulconar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Refasa, Peru
  • Syndopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sun Pharma, Myanmar; Sun Pharma, Thailand
  • Tidomet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Torrent, Philippines; Torrent, Thailand
  • Tidomet Forte (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Torrent, Vietnam
  • Xi Lai Mei (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Jinghua Pharmaceutical, China
  • Zimox (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Famar, Georgia; Faran, Romania
  • Carbidopa Lévodopa Teva (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva Santé, France
  • Carbidopa/Levodopa Sandoz CR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Carbidopa/Levodopa Teva (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva Italia, Italy
  • Credanil (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Remedica, Romania
  • Duodopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Abbot, Israel; Abbott, Belgium; Abbott, Bulgaria; Abbott, Estonia; Abbott, Croatia (Hrvatska); Abbott, Italy; Abbott Healthcare, Lithuania; Abbott Products, Australia; AbbVie, Austria; AbbVie, Canada; AbbVie, Switzerland; AbbVie, Germany; AbbVie, United Kingdom; AbbVie, Netherlands; AbbVie, Norway; AbbVie, Sweden; Solvay, Ireland; Solvay, Malta; Solvay Pharma, Spain
  • isicom (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Desitin, Czech Republic; Desitin, Germany; Desitin, Lithuania; Desitin, Romania; Desitin Pharma, Slovakia
  • isicom retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Desitin, Germany
  • Kardopal (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Kinson (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Mylan, New Zealand
  • Lecado (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, United Kingdom
  • Lecardop (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Czech Republic; Teva, Slovakia
  • Levacin (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Acino Pharma, Switzerland
  • Levobeta C (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Betapharm, Germany
  • Levobeta C retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Betapharm, Germany
  • Levo-C AL (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Aliud, Germany
  • Levocar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Sweden
  • Levocarb - 1 A Pharma (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    1 A Pharma, Germany
  • LevoCarb ret - 1 A Pharma (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    1 A Pharma, Germany
  • Levocarb-GRY (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Germany
  • Levocarb-TEVA (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Germany
  • Levocomp (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Hexal, Germany
  • Levocomp retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Hexal, Germany
  • Levoda (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, South Korea
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa Mylan (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Mylan, Portugal
  • Levodopa C. comp. AbZ (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Levodopa comp.-CT (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa AbZ (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Accord (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Accord, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Mylan (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Mylan, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa PCH (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Pharmachemie, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa ratiopharm retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    ratiopharm, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa retard CF (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Centrafarm, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa retard Hexal (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Hexal, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Retard PCH (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Pharmachemie, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa retard STADA (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    STADA, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Sandoz retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa STADA (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    STADA, Germany
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa-CT (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa-ratiopharm (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Levodopa-ratiopharm comp. (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Levodop-neuraxpharm (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    neuraxpharm, Germany
  • Levodop-neuraxpharm retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    neuraxpharm, Germany
  • Nacom (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany
  • Prikap (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Elea, Argentina
  • Sastravi (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Actavis, United Kingdom
  • Sindopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Mylan, New Zealand
  • Sinemet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Bristol Myers Squibb, Spain; Bristol-Myers Squibb, Ireland; IFET, Greece; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Italy; Merck Sharp & Dohme-Chibret, France; MSD, Netherlands; MSD, Sweden; Vianex, Greece
  • Sinemet CR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD, Switzerland; MSD, Netherlands
  • Sinemet Depot (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD, Sweden
  • Sinemet Depot Mite (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD, Sweden
  • Sinepar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Tchaikapharma, Bulgaria
  • Sirio (Carbidopa and Melevodopa)
    Chiesi Farmaceutici, Italy
  • Stalevo (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Novartis, South Korea; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland; Orion Pharma, Sweden; Orion Pharma Hellas, Greece
  • Teva Carbi-Levo (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva Pharmaceuticals, South Africa
  • Zimox (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Faran Laboratories, Greece

International Drug Name Search

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TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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