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Is it safe to take levodopa/carbidopa alongside amphetamines?

Posted 4 Aug 2017 by shew288 1 answer

I am taking amphetamine salt medication for ADHD. I have been advised to take levodopa/carbidopa in order to increase dopamine levels and therefore efficacy of the amphetamine salt. I was advised to do this rather than increasing amphetamine dose. Is this safe? I have found mixed answers in my ...

Carbidopa/Levodopa - I now take ropinerole and gabapentin for severe RLS. The side effects for me?

Posted 15 Jul 2016 by Tinas man 3 answers

... are irritability , anxiety and grogginess. Has anyone switched to cabo/ levo and had less side effects?

Carbidopa/Levodopa - My mom has Parkinson and is in Levopoda . She is complaining if her stomach?

Posted 29 Jul 2016 by Tbbmc8 0 answers

... feeling flip floppy. Does anyone have this system?

How does Carbidopa prevent the breakdown of levodopa in the bloodstream and not in the brain?

Posted 11 Jun 2016 by JBryan1967 0 answers

If the Carbidopa in the bloodstream keeps levodopa from breaking down in the bloodstream then how does it not keep it from breaking it down in the brain? How is Carbidopa kept out of the brain?

Parkinson's Dpression & Nortriptyline?

Posted 2 Dec 2015 by mistys10 2 answers

I have Parkinson's disease (PD) and take multiple medications (Carbidopa/Levodopa; Entacapone; Azilect; Amantadine, etc.).My doctor (Neurologist & Movement Disorder Specialist) recently prescribed Nortriptyline for my PD-related depression and insomnia. When I did a drug interaction check, ...

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

Posted 28 Sep 2015 by Paulutting38 1 answer

... 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 to be a connection with alcohol, although he does not have very much, like half a can of beer or a ...

Anxiety Attacks - Is it Parkinson's or the Medications?

Posted 31 Mar 2014 by rose05 2 answers

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 can't control it at all. Any suggestions! Thank you.

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

Posted 25 Jan 2014 by sugenipr 2 answers

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

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