Carbidopa-Levodopa

excalibur212's Carbidopa-Levodopa History (Stopped)
1.5 x 25 mg-100 mg Daily Apr 25 - May 05, 2011
3 x 25 mg-100 mg Daily May 05 - Jul 14, 2011
Stopped Did not seem to work and Doctor's advice Jul 14, 2011

excalibur212's Carbidopa-Levodopa is for…

  • Parkinson's Disease

excalibur212 has not reported any side effects for Carbidopa-Levodopa.

Evaluations


Jul 14, 2011

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 3 x 25 mg-100 mg Daily

About Carbidopa-Levodopa (Prescription Drug)

Levodopa is a dopamine precursor used to treat the movement disorder symptoms of Parkinson's disease. Carbidopa is often included with levodopa-containing drugs in order to boost its efficacy by slowing down the metabolism of dopamine.

Learn more about Carbidopa-Levodopa in our Carbidopa-Levodopa Community Report.