Drug Interactions between Sinemet CR and Tegsedi
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
- Sinemet CR (carbidopa/levodopa)
- Tegsedi (inotersen)
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between Sinemet CR and Tegsedi. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
- Sinemet cr is in the drug class dopaminergic antiparkinsonism agents.
- Sinemet cr is used to treat the following conditions:
- Tegsedi is in the drug class miscellaneous metabolic agents.
- Tegsedi is used to treat Amyloidogenic Transthyretin Amyloidosis.
Drug and food interactions
Applies to: Sinemet CR (carbidopa / levodopa)
Alcohol can increase the nervous system side effects of levodopa such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Some people may also experience impairment in thinking and judgment. You should avoid or limit the use of alcohol while being treated with levodopa. You may experience reduced effectiveness of levodopa in the presence of foods or enteral (tube) feedings with a high protein content. This may make the symptoms of Parkinson's disease worse. Talk with your doctor or nutrition counselor about the best foods to eat while you are taking this medication. Contact your doctor if your condition changes.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No interaction information available.|
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.