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Levodopa dosage parkinson's

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Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

I was diagnosed with early Parkinson's disease in 2010 (apx) in AZ where I was living at the time. Doctor put me on Amantadine and carbidopa/levodopa and I moved to IL in 2012 and new doctor has kept me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)
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. Sanjay Kini MD

patient started carbidopa/levodopa for Parkinsonian symptoms associated with longstanding fronto-temporal dementia -- began this therapy approx. 9 days ago . Has developed emotional lability with frequent sobbing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Priyanka MD

my twin and i have parkinson's disease. we are 69 yrs. old and have had it for 10 yrs. are there any new treatment we are on carbidopa-levodopa and amantadine ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Ajay Panwar MD

Is it safe to use an OTC product containing Dyclonine when a person has Parkinson's Disease, and takes meds to treat the syndrome? Presently taking Carbidopa-Levodopa, Lisinopril , Neupro ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajay Panwar ( Neurologist)

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Dr.    Dariush Saghafi MD

I was diagnosed with Parkinson s Disease 7 years ago. I am taking carbidopa/levodopa 25/100 every 2 .../every dosage of L-dopa 25/100. Which supps. and their dosage can I take to greatly help my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr. Abhijit Chakraborty MD

.5 mg for anxiety and panic attacks. Was my life in danger? I have Parkinson s Disease which I take Carbidopa/Levodopa-you should receive this drug if you take this medicine, and Plavix-blood thinner ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhijit Chakraborty ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.  Andy Fine MD

Recently my wife who has parkinson had her perscription filled, The perscription was for Carbidopa, entacapone and levodopa 12.5 mg / 200mg / 50 mg. She was given a dosage of 50mg/200/200/mg This was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Andy Fine ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Dr/Mustafa MD

,leveladopa. In the first couple of months it helped my balance in walking. My Parkinson;s has increased but my body no longer responds to this med. He keep telling me to increase the dosage,,,,but more meds... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dr/Mustafa ( Neurologist)
Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

feeling light headed; she mostly lies in bed. She is given 250/50 mg carbidopa-levodopa six times daily for parkinson s disease which was prescribed by her neurologist. This appears to be an appropriate... View answer

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

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Dr.  Praveen Jeyapathy MD

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

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. 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...