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Posted 4 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
She is on Sinemet for over a yr. Her tremors aren’t as bad. She takes 4 times a day. 9am 5pm 11pm 4am. I am wondering if she should take like another posted 9, 1, 5, 9 so she can get a solid night of sleep. I am wondering if I should get a 2nd opinion from neurologist & get tested to see ...
Posted 4 Oct 2017 by • 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? ...
Posted 31 Aug 2017 by • 1 answer
I have very mild signs of parkinsonism. Nothing bad came from the MRI but doctor said possibly Parkinson or MSA. He recommended Sinemet 100/25 . Is it adviceable to take this medication so early?
Posted 5 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 19 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I have only been taking this for a few days, does it take a little while to kick in?
Posted 15 Jun 2011 by • 2 answers
patient already on Sinemet for Parkinson's and taking prednisone for PMR but since taking have have many mental changes. 10 mg daily prednisone for the last month, now down to 9mg daly. Help!
Posted 30 Nov 2014 by • 1 answer
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Posted 6 Jul 2016 by • 0 answers
My husband is on all three medications, they keep increasing dosages on all but we can see his condition worsening or symptoms getting worse instead of better the more of these meds, they add,
Posted 8 May 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 10 Nov 2014 by • 1 answer
I have used Ropinirole for 7 years and found great relief!! However, as a pilot, the medication is not allowed! If I want to Keep flying, I must find an alternative. Tried Sinemet with NO success!!! Any ideas?
Posted 4 Oct 2015 by • 2 answers
... have tried Ropinrole 9mg and Clonezapame and it has not helped my restless leg during the day. It seems my legs are worse since taking this new drug but Im not sure if it is the drug or the change in the weather. Please advise. Thank you
Posted 2 Dec 2014 by • 1 answer
The healthcare facility that my mother resides in has recently started crushing all of her pills together in the morning. This includes 2 time-release pills - sinemet and Tylenol 650 mg. I am concerned about her being overdosed or at the very least, losing the benefits of the ER. Please advise.
Posted 1 Aug 2015 by • 0 answers
I was on Gabapentin and primidone but it isn't controlling my tremors when I eat or my chin shaking at times so my doctor prescribed Sinemet but I am afraid of it because of certain side effects and the drowsiness associated while taking it... help
Posted 8 Dec 2013 by • 1 answer
I was diagnosed with MSA three weeks ago. I was prescribed 2 Sinemet tablets a day. Since then, my symptoms have gotten worse. I went from crutches to a walker and now have difficulty getting out of a chair. I have pain in both arms near my shoulders. Could the Sinemet be making my symptoms worse? ...
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