Join the 'Levodopa' group to help and get support from people like you.
We found 36 questions associated with the 'Levodopa' topic.
Posted 9 Jun 2018 by • 2 answers
... rate stayed normal and I could swallow normally again. The problem is nervousness and the concern of taking it with carbadoopa/levodopa. I am having trouble sleeping and feel shaky though my hands are steady. I thought the night hot flashes were from my hysterectomy but that stopped with the ...
Posted 27 Mar 2012 by • 3 answers
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 indicate too high a dose. I am worried about reducing it now, and would like some wisdom as to the ...
Posted 8 Sep 2012 by • 1 answer
Posted 2 Dec 2015 by • 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, ...
Posted 15 Jul 2016 by • 3 answers
... are irritability , anxiety and grogginess. Has anyone switched to cabo/ levo and had less side effects?
Posted 3 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
My current situation is this, I am extremely confident that an increase in my Adderall dosage would be the most advantageous in treating my ADHD. Unfortunately my doctor did not agree but conceded that an additional pharmacological intervention targeting dopamine was warranted. Hence I am now ...
Posted 29 Oct 2009 by • 1 answer
It is for hyponatremia and is being worked up as a case of SIADH. What can we substitute for the drug then since Sinemet can cause SIADH? Please help us how to treat my mother.
Posted 12 Oct 2011 by • 1 answer
Posted 15 Apr 2013 by • 2 answers
I take Clonazepam, I was wondering if Carcidopa levodopa is in the same family? does it work the same as Clonazepam?
Posted 25 Jan 2014 by • 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
Posted 31 Mar 2014 by • 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.
Posted 5 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 4 Aug 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 31 Oct 2009 by • 1 answer
Patient has Parkinson Disease and a stomach blockage that prevents her from having solid food.
Posted 4 Nov 2009 by • 1 answer