User Reviews for Comtan
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|Parkinson's Disease||5 reviews||51 medications|
|Summary of Comtan reviews||4.8||5 reviews|
Reviews for Comtan
For Parkinson's Disease "Didn't improve any symptoms. Side Effects: 1. It was messing up my stomach and starting to cause problems with my acid reflux 2. I had several episodes of feeling really anxious and my heart would race – on the verge of panic attack, maybe? 3. Very slight fear of the dark"
mjbaz2002 (taken for less than 1 month) June 17, 2017
1 users found this comment helpful.
For Parkinson's Disease "I just started taking this drug about 3 weeks ago. The first week was a little rough and it leaves a funny taste in my mouth. However, now that I am getting used to it, I find it helpful. I can take less Carbidopa/Levodopa and has much smoother transition between end/begin of medication times. ONE THING I HAVE FOUND is the importance of staying hydrated. Dehydration is a side effect and it shows. If I don't watch it, I start feeling bad & symptoms flare up. After I drink a large glass of water, I start feeling better."
Stay hydrated... (taken for less than 1 month) April 11, 2017
2 users found this comment helpful.
For Parkinson's Disease "I take Sinemet 25/100 4 x daily 1 1/2 tabs with 100 mg Comtan 4 x daily with my Sinemet and it seems to work well for lessening my "wear off" periods but it does cost a lot."
Bmp April 11, 2012
10 users found this comment helpful.
For Parkinson's Disease "Terrible hallucinations!"
Anonymous June 8, 2010
9 users found this comment helpful.
For Parkinson's Disease "The medication is very good. Unfortunately it is expensive"
Shirley E. April 28, 2008
13 users found this comment helpful.
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