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Side effects using Sinemet (carbidopa-levodopa)?

Posted 19 days ago by OldFordMan 0 answers

I have been taking Sinemet (carbidopa-levodopa 25/100) for 3 years. This drug was to combat leg spasms resulting from an ischemic stroke. I take a low dosage... about 1 1/2 tabs at night time if spasms keep me awake. My question concerns side effects. What are the major adverse side effects? ...

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 ...

I am having trouble getting the right combo of pills for my parkinsons. My doctor has tried?

Posted 2 Aug 2017 by Linda-d 0 answers

Different things but they all seem not to work. I currently take 1 1/2 levodopa every three hours with pramipexole 3x per day. But I am still what I call rocking. I was taking an entacapone with every dose of levodopa but my balance and walking and rocking was so out of control I couldn't take ...

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?

What càusing that I am not àble to walk after three house takin my meds?

Posted 13 Feb 2016 by kylli 1 answer

My meds levodopa! Pramipeco─║e. I have also lumbar stenosis!scoliosis. Tramdol50mg×2,extra streñgh ty─║enol1-!2tbl×2-3/day?and beta blocker,çrestor and waterpill

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, ...

Parkinson's Disease - Anyone develop hives and itching from Ropinrole? Warhorse?

Posted 2 Feb 2016 by WARHORSE 0 answers

Have had a year-long problem trying to get correct dosage of Ropinirole.(Equip). Works well in morning but have difficulty walking and concentration in afternoon time. Levodopa is too strong for me.

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 ...

How long should I wait after I stop Mucuna Pruriens before I start Eglonyl (Sulpiride)?

Posted 20 Nov 2015 by Rob69ert 1 answer

I was taking Mucuna Pruriens for depression. Now my doctor gave me prescription for Eglonyl (Sulpiride). He didn't warned me, but I found online that I should not take levodopa (Mucuna Pruriens) simultaneously with Eglonyl (Sulpiride). How long should I wait between Mucuna P and Eglonyl? ...

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