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Carbidopa

In the US, Carbidopa (carbidopa systemic) is a member of the drug class dopaminergic antiparkinsonism agents and is used to treat GTP-CH Deficiency, Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome and Parkinsonian Tremor.

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Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0028860-95-9

Chemical Formula

C10-H14-N2-O4

Molecular Weight

226

Therapeutic Categories

Treatment of Parkinson's disease

Decarboxylase inhibitor

Chemical Name

Benzenepropanoic acid, α-hydrazino-3,4-dihydroxy-α-metyl-, (S)-

Foreign Names

  • Carbidopum (Latin)
  • Carbidopa (German)
  • Carbidopa (French)
  • Carbidopa (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Carbidopa (OS: BAN, DCF)
  • HMD (IS)
  • MK 486 (IS: Merck)
  • Carbidopa (OS: USAN)
  • Carbidopa Hydrate (OS: JAN)
  • Carbidopa (PH: BP 2016, Ph. Eur. 8, USP 38)
  • Carbidopa Hydrate (PH: JP XVI)
  • Carbidopa-Monohydrat (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Carbidopum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8, Ph. Int. 4)

Brand Names

  • Antiparkin (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    GAMA, Georgia
  • Apodespan PR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Accord Healthcare, United Kingdom
  • Apo-Levocarb (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Apotex, Czech Republic; Apotex, Hong Kong; Apotex, Canada
  • Aurimel (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    M S Jacovides, Cyprus
  • Bidopar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Taiwan Biotech, Taiwan
  • Carbidopa + Levodopa Teva (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva Italia, Italy
  • Carbidopa + Levodopa Winthrop (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Genfar, Colombia
  • Carbidopa and Levodopa Actavis (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Actavis, United States
  • Carbidopa and Levodopa Sun (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sun, Georgia
  • Carbidopa and Levodopa Teva (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Hong Kong
  • Carbidopa, Levodopa and Entacapone Sun (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Sun Pharma, United States
  • Carbidopa/Levodopa Bristol (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Bristol Labs, Netherlands
  • Carbilev (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Aspen Pharmacare, South Africa
  • Cardopar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    DHA, Singapore
  • Carlevod (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    LKM, Argentina
  • Cloisone (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Psicofarma, Ecuador
  • Co-Careldopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Bristol, Malta
  • Co-Dopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Unimed & Unihealth, Bangladesh
  • Corbilta (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapon)
    Orion, Slovakia
  • Credanil (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Remedica, Cyprus; Remedica, Malta
  • Cronomet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Brazil
  • Darpott (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Farmindustria, Peru
  • D-Dopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Drug International, Bangladesh
  • Domtab (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Aegis, Cyprus
  • Dopamar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Poland
  • Dopamar mite (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Poland
  • Dopicar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Israel
  • Duodopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Abbott, Czech Republic; AbbVie, Denmark; AbbVie, Greece; AbbVie, Hungary; AbbVie, Turkey; AbbVie Polska, Poland; AbbVie S.r.L., Slovakia; Solvay, Romania
  • Duopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    AbbVie, United States
  • Enpalevo (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    U-Liang, Taiwan
  • Grifoparkin (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Cormin, Ecuador; Laboratorio Chile, Chile; Marfan, Peru
  • Half Sinemet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD, Ireland
  • Lebocar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Pfizer, Argentina
  • Lecapon-Mepha (Carbidopa and Entacapone, + Levodopa)
    Mepha Pharma, Switzerland
  • Lecardopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Adwic, Egypt
  • Lecarge (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Klonal, Argentina
  • Ledocar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Unison, Philippines
  • Levocar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Acapi, Egypt
  • Levocar CR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Acapi, Egypt
  • LevoCar retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Stada Arzneimittel, Austria
  • Levocarb (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Biolabfarma, Brazil
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa + Entacapona Generis (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Generis, Portugal
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa + Entacapona Labesfal (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Generis, Portugal
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa + Entacapona Ratiopharm (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Ratiopharm, Portugal
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa Hexal (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Hexal, Italy
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa Mylan (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Mylan, Poland
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Accord (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Accord, Denmark; Accord Healthcare, Sweden
  • Lévodopa/Carbidopa Accord LP (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Accord Healthcare, France
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Teva (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Denmark
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone AbZ (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone AL (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Aliud, Germany
  • Lévodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone Biogaran (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Biogaran, France
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone Orion (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Orion, Poland; Orion Pharma, Germany; Orion Pharma, Finland; Orion Pharma, Sweden
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone Sandoz (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Carbidopa)
    Sandoz, Poland
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone Sandoz (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Orion, Poland
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone Teva (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Teva, Slovakia; Teva Eesti, Estonia
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa/Entacapone-neuraxapharm (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    neuraxpharm, Germany
  • Levofamil (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Laboratorios Andromaco, Chile
  • Levokom (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Lithuania
  • Levomed (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Medochemie, Hong Kong; Medochemie, Malta
  • Levomet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Unison, Hong Kong; Unison, Thailand; Unison Laboratories Co Ltd, Myanmar
  • Levopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Acme, Bangladesh
  • Lodosyn
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, United States; Valeant, United States
  • Nakom (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Lek, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Lek, Georgia; Lek, Lithuania; Lek, Romania; Lek Pharmaceuticals, Czech Republic; Sandoz, Croatia (Hrvatska); Sandoz, Latvia; Sandoz, Poland; Sandoz, Slovakia
  • Nakom Mite (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Poland
  • Parcopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Azur Pharma, United States; Schwarz, United States
  • Pardopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Brown & Burk Phils, Philippines; Micro Synchro, India
  • Parkidopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Cristalia, Brazil
  • Parkimet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    GlaxoSmithKline, India
  • Parkinel (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Bagó, Argentina
  • PMS-Levocarb CR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Pharmascience, Canada
  • Rytary (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    IMPAX Laboratories, United States
  • Saniter Compuesto (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Instituto Sanitas, Chile
  • Sastravi (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Actavis, Malta; Balkanpharma, Slovakia
  • Sinemet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Algorithm, Lebanon; Algorithm, Oman; Bristol-Myers Squibb, United States; M & H Manufacturing, Thailand; Merck, Brazil; Merck, Canada; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Bulgaria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Colombia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ecuador; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Estonia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Iceland; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Latvia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Malaysia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Philippines; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Portugal; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Taiwan; Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., United States; MSD, Argentina; MSD, Costa Rica; MSD, Egypt; MSD, Finland; MSD, Guatemala; MSD, Honduras; MSD, Ireland; MSD, Nicaragua; MSD, Norway; MSD, Panama; MSD, Peru; MSD, El Salvador; MSD, South Africa; MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Turkey; Orifarm, Norway; P & D, Malta; Ramco, Egypt; Merck Sharp & Dohme Pharma Singapore, Singapore
  • Sinemet CR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, United States; Merck, Canada; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Australia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Bulgaria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Chile; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Ecuador; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Estonia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, United Kingdom; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Hong Kong; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Lithuania; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Malaysia; Merck Sharp & Dohme, New Zealand; Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., United States; MSD, China; MSD, Costa Rica; MSD, Guatemala; MSD, Honduras; MSD, Nicaragua; MSD, Panama; MSD, Peru; MSD, El Salvador; MSD Polska, Poland; Sofeco, Egypt
  • Sinemet Depot (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD, Finland
  • Sinemet Depot Mite (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD, Norway
  • Sinemet depot mite (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Iceland
  • Sinemet Plus (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain
  • Sinemet Plus Retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    IFET, Greece; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain
  • Sinemet retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Merck Sharp & Dohme, Austria; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain
  • Stalemed (Carbidopa and Entacapone, + Levodopa)
    Balkanpharma, Slovakia
  • Stalev (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Novartis Healthcare, Philippines
  • Stalevo (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Emra-Med Arzneimittel, Austria; Eurim-Pharm, Austria; Grupo Novartis, Spain; Haemato Pharm, Austria; Novartis, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Brazil; Novartis, Chile; Novartis, Colombia; Novartis, Egypt; Novartis, France; Novartis, Hong Kong; Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Malaysia; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Slovakia; Novartis, Thailand; Novartis, Turkey; Novartis, United States; Novartis AH, South Africa; Novartis Biosciences, Peru; Novartis Farma, Italy; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Orion, Austria; Orion, China; Orion, Czech Republic; Orion, Denmark; Orion, Hungary; Orion, Ireland; Orion, Iceland; Orion, Lithuania; Orion, Norway; Orion, Oman; Orion, Poland; Orion, Portugal; Orion, Romania; Orion, Slovenia; Orion Corporation, Israel; Orion Pharma, Germany; Orion Pharma, Finland; Novartis Singapore, Singapore; Orion Pharma UK, United Kingdom
  • Sulconar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Refasa, Peru
  • Syndopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sun Pharma, Myanmar
  • Syndopa CR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sun Pharma, Myanmar
  • Tadoglen (Carbidopa and Entacapone, + Levodopa)
    Glenmark, Poland
  • Teva-Levodopa Carbidopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva Canada, Canada
  • Tidomet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Torrent, Philippines; Torrent, Thailand
  • Tidomet Forte (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Torrent, Vietnam
  • Xi Lai Mei (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Jinghua Pharmaceutical, China
  • Carbidopa Lévodopa Teva (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva Santé, France
  • Carbidopa Lévodopa Teva LP (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva Santé, France
  • Carbidopa/Levodopa Remedica (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Remedica, Macedonia
  • Carbidopa/Levodopa Sandoz CR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Switzerland
  • Carcopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Kyowa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Dopacol (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Daito, Japan
  • dopadura C (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Mylan dura, Germany
  • Duodopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Abbot, Israel; Abbott, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Abbott, Belgium; Abbott, Bulgaria; Abbott, Estonia; Abbott, Italy; Abbott Healthcare, Lithuania; Abbott Products, Austria; Abbott Products, Australia; AbbVie, Canada; AbbVie, Switzerland; AbbVie, Germany; AbbVie, Spain; AbbVie, Finland; AbbVie, France; AbbVie, United Kingdom; AbbVie, Croatia (Hrvatska); AbbVie, Ireland; AbbVie, Malta; AbbVie, Netherlands; AbbVie, Norway; AbbVie, Sweden; AbbVie, Thailand
  • Flexilev (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sensidose, Sweden
  • isicom (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Desitin, Czech Republic; Desitin, Germany; Desitin, Lithuania; Desitin, Romania
  • isicom retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Desitin, Germany
  • Kardopal (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Kardopal Mite (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Orion Pharma, Finland
  • Kinson (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Mylan, New Zealand
  • Lecado (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, United Kingdom
  • Lecardop (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Czech Republic
  • Leprinton (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Tatsumi Kagaku, Japan
  • Levacin (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Acino Pharma, Switzerland
  • Levobeta C (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Betapharm, Germany
  • Levobeta C retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Betapharm, Germany
  • Levo-C AL (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Aliud, Germany
  • Levocar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Sweden
  • Levocarb - 1 A Pharma (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    1 A Pharma, Germany
  • LevoCarb ret - 1 A Pharma (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    1 A Pharma, Germany
  • Levocarb-GRY (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Germany
  • Levocarb-TEVA (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva, Germany
  • Levocomp (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Hexal, Germany
  • Levocomp retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Hexal, Germany
  • Levodopa + Carbidopa Mylan (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Mylan, Portugal
  • Levodopa C. comp. AbZ (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Levodopa comp.-CT (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa AbZ (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Accord (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Accord, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Mylan (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Mylan, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa PCH (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Pharmachemie, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa ratiopharm (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    ratiopharm, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa ratiopharm retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    ratiopharm, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa retard CF (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Centrafarm, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa retard Hexal (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Hexal, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Retard PCH (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Pharmachemie, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa retard STADA (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    STADA, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa Sandoz retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Sandoz, Netherlands
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa STADA (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Stada Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa-CT (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    AbZ-Pharma, Germany
  • Levodopa/Carbidopa-ratiopharm (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Levodopa-ratiopharm comp. (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Levodop-neuraxpharm (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    neuraxpharm, Germany
  • Levodop-neuraxpharm retard (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    neuraxpharm, Germany
  • Menesit (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD, Japan
  • Nacom (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD Merck Sharp & Dohme, Germany
  • Neodopaston (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Daiichi Sankyo, Japan
  • Parkiston (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Kobayashi Kako, Japan
  • Prikap (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Elea, Argentina
  • Sastravi (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Actavis UK, United Kingdom
  • Sindopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Mylan, New Zealand
  • Sinemet (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Eureco-Pharma, Netherlands; Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Fisher Farma, Netherlands; IFET, Greece; Medcor, Netherlands; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Spain; MSD, Switzerland; MSD, Netherlands; MSD, Sweden; MSD France, France; MSD Italia, Italy; Vianex, Greece
  • Sinemet CR (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Euro Registratie, Netherlands; Fisher Farma, Netherlands; MSD, Switzerland; MSD, Netherlands
  • Sinemet Depot (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD, Sweden
  • Sinemet Depot Mite (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD, Sweden
  • Sinemet LP (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    MSD France, France
  • Sinepar (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Tchaikapharma, Bulgaria
  • Sirio (Carbidopa and Melevodopa)
    Chiesi Farmaceutici, Italy
  • Stalevo (Carbidopa and Levodopa, + Entacapone)
    Novartis, South Korea; Novartis, Mexico; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland; Orion Pharma, Sweden; Orion Pharma Hellas, Greece
  • Tadoglen (Carbidopa and Entacapone, + Levodopa)
    Glenmark, Slovakia
  • Teva Carbi-Levo (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Teva Pharmaceuticals, South Africa
  • Zamdopa (Carbidopa and Levodopa)
    Zambon, Switzerland

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TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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