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Posted 15 Jun 2011 • 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 • 1 answer
Posted 28 Aug 2012 • 3 answers
I have Parkinson's and have just been prescribed Wellbutrin SR 200 mg per day. I also take 1 mg of Klonopin off and on, and also Sinemet 50/250 three times a day. I am very nervous all the time, I guess due to the Sinemet. Is it ok to take these three drugs together if you are very nervous,... read more
Posted 8 Dec 2013 • 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?... read more
Posted 10 Nov 2014 • 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 18 Oct 2009 • 2 answers
Posted 2 Dec 2014 • 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 19 Sep 2011 • 2 answers
Am taking 25-100 Sinemet tabs TID for Parkinson's disease but begin "shuffling" gait after only 3-4 hours. I have been daignosed x 3 yrs. Am a caretaker for my 90 yr old mother and need to be able to function. I have no support system. I worry about eventual tardive dyskinesia, but... read more
Posted 15 Mar 2012 • 2 answers
I just started taking it... Took 5mg yesterday afternoon, 10MG last night and 5mg this morning. I feel awful--dizzy, wobbly, nauseous. I don't know if I should quit or persevere.
Posted 10 Dec 2018 • 1 answer
I take 25/100 3x daily.Is this a low dosage?I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s a couple of months ago my dosage helps tremor and thinking but not rigidity.Should My dose be raised?
Posted 25 Sep 2011 • 1 answer
Have much pain in calves along with restless legs which has increased since taking a low dose of Sinement.
Is it safe to take Kalms Night tablets (1 each night) to help sleep problems while taking sinemet CR
Posted 15 Nov 2011 • 1 answer
... tablets. I Take half sinemet four times daily and sinemet 12.5/50 quick boost 3 times daily when required.
Posted 24 Feb 2013 • 1 answer
Posted 8 Jun 2013 • 1 answer
What is the dosage for this drug. My father took up to eight pills a day and the doctor wanted add more. Now we are told that he does not have parkinson. Now my father sleeps most of the time.
Posted 12 Nov 2014 • 2 answers
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