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Dr.   Dariush Saghafi MD

I have a second prescription for Carbidopa/levidopa which has different lettering on the pills. Are they the same medicine ? The first one has 539 on one side and a stylized R on the other side and is slightly larger than... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

what is limit of amt of levodolpa a day has parkinson w/ lewie bodies in rest home will get list of med and amts per day View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

Greetings - I have been diagnosed as having "Pre-Parkinsons" and "Pre-Diabetes" and have been prescribed ATORVASTATIN & CARBIDOPA, LEVODOPA. Traditional MDs say these drugs are safe, while alternative ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Geeta Sundar MD

I would like to know the side effects of Carbidopa /Levodopa 25-100 mlgs . I I get very stiff neck when taking it, also pain YYYY@YYYY ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geeta Sundar ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

I am presently on Carbidopa -Levodopa for my Parkinson's , would there be any benefit to changing over to selegiline ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

My husband was recently diagnosed with atrial fibrillation and also has Parkinson s Disease., diagnosed in May, 2016. He is taking Levadopa/Carbidopa and now Xarelto. How do you recommend that he take these medications and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

My husband has probable normal pressure Hydrocephalis. He had his first spinal on November 9th. He is on carbidopa/levodopa 2 tabs tid. and oxybutinin 2 tabs bid. At night he voids on adverage 1000cc s. Now he ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Taher Ali ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

My mother is 91 and had a stroke 4 months ago (hemorrahagic). When she saw the new neurologist she felt Mom had some symptoms of Parkinsons. She s been on carbidopa/levodopa for 6-8 weeks and I haven ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

Can I know what s the daily limits for carbidopa? Levodopa? I ve been diagnosed PD for 13 years. My Neurologist prescribed me Stalevo 150 mg, and some Sinemet instant pill 25-100 (carbi 25, levo 100). I am ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I have been taking carbidopa, levodopa and entacapone for about 5 years In past year I have developed intense pain & difficulty walking. To my 4x day of carbidopa, levodopa and entacapone, Dr A ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

Levodopa dose might need reduction. She is getting dyskinesia symptoms. Reduction of levodopa with long acting levodopa and addition of dopamine agonist is necessary. Discuss with treating...

Dr.  Praveen Jeyapathy MD

Hi. The routine meds are drugs like levodopa and carbidopa. You will need drug titration after initiation. Take care.

Dr. Manisha Gopal MD

looks like both memory loss and trembling are due to Parkinson's (but there can be other causes also for similar presentation). first we need to diagnose and only then we can move for treatment. levodopa and...