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Consumption of levo dopa and carbidopa for unknown cause - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can i help you?
User :   hello, i would like to know why my friend is taking CARBIDOPA LEVODOPA when he doesnt not have parkinsons..
User :   i found them in his back pack and im worried he lookes really eatin up
Doctor :  
May i know his age and gender?
User :   i called his mom and they are his dads pills he's 17 and male
Doctor :  
Since when is he using these medications?
User :   i'm not sure, but im going to say fro a while now
User :   he looks bad
User :   what should i do?
Doctor :  
these medications are used for parkinsonism and other similar disorders called parkinson plus disease.
User :   he doesnt have anything like that.
User :   they are iin his dads name
Doctor :  
If he is been taking them, he needs to consult a sychologist.
Doctor :  
If he has consumed now, you need to takke him to the ER immediately.
Doctor :  
You need to consult the psychologist other wise.
User :   yeah. im thinking about it, im scared for him

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