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How to taper off sinemet

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Dr.    Muhammad Hanif MD

. From my reading, it appears I need to slowly withdraw from Benadryl, Klonopin , and sinemet. Is there a schedule outlined somewhere, that tells you exactly how to do this? I won't see the neurologist ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sudhir Kumar MD

I was diagnosed with Parkinson's 3 years ago and since then have been taking Sinemet. The drug works in reducing tremors, etc, but takes its toll on me in terms of sleep disturbance. What can be done ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Kaushik Sarkar MD

the day my head is bobbing up and down a lot more Before only sometimes How long for sine met to work ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushik Sarkar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

how much senamet can i take for restless leg ? ... View answer

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Dr. Olsi Taka MD

which I will check in for progress. In the past if this occurred I would increase my Sinemet dosage to whatever amount would work. Lately this additional Sinemet does not have any positive affect. It is my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olsi Taka ( Neurologist)

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Dr. Naser Jani MD

My wife has been taking Sinemet since November 2017 and about 2 months ago has developed trouble .... Do you have any suggesting for tapering the dose. Is there anything to reduce the withdrawal? Thank ... View answer

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Dr. Mahboob Ur Rahman MD

My husbandjust started taking Rytary. He is taking it three times a day with half of 25/100 Senemet. Should I reduce the Senemet and increase the Rytary to 4times a day? I have noticed that he is shaking his hand more. I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahboob Ur Rahman ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Varinder Joshi MD

My husband has taken sinemet cr for 3 weeks in December 2017 after 4 days in hospital. Neurologist prescribed after consult with neurosurgerns who saw nothing in mri.Jan 8th he was switched to sinemet 25 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Varinder Joshi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

how much does it cost for a Neurologist? I am 75 and I do not have Parkinsons Disease but my husband of 40 yrs does and he was diagnosed in 2006. Yesterday I took one of his Sinemet tablets ... View answer

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Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi MD

How often should I take sinemet? I have been taking them five hours apart with meals . Then I feel very anxious and take Ativan but only twice a day so I usually take one in the morning and one ... View answer

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Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Thanks for contacting HCM You have RLS and currently controlled on klonopin, Other options for treatment of RLS is Requip and sinemet. These are medications used for Parkinson's and can also help with RLS.