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Can taking prednisone cause cognitive changes, esp vivid dreams, memory problems?

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!

Is it ok to take Wellbutrin, Klonopin and Sinemet together?

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

How long does it take for Sinemet to start to work?

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

Are there any natural substitutes for Ropinirole?

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?

What are the effects of crushing sinemet ER tablets?

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.

Is there a solution to the benefits of Sinemet wearing off in 3-4 hours?

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

Do you build up some tolerance to baclofen side effects?

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.

What is the average dose of Sinemet for Parkinson’s?

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?

Can sinemet cause an increase in leg pain?

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.

Can sinemet cause permanet narcolepic and how long does sinemet stay in the system?

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.

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