4 patient evaluations for Carbidopa-Levodopa taken for the purpose of 'Slowness' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Major

TomBerdine
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TomBerdine
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Off
Mouth/throat: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: vg
I have:
Parkinson's

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Nov 13, 2010 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Slowness: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 4 x 25 mg-100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Have used some form of LDOPA since day one in 2000. Have used it in the following forms: 1. SINEMET 25/100 up too 8x daily 2. SINEMET CR 50/20 up to 6X daily 3. Generic LDOPA 25/100 *DR Jill changed this order to brand name only 4. Generic LDOPA CR 50/200 *DR Jill changed this order to brand name only 5. Neupro (Patch) I did very well on the patch and then they pulled it off the market. 6. PARCOPA 25/100
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 1, 2010 (Started Dec 01, 2009)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Slowness: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 4 x 25 mg-100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark
TomBerdine
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TomBerdine
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Off
Mouth/throat: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: vg
I have:
Parkinson's

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Nov 13, 2010 (Started Jul 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Slowness: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinsonism: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 8 x 25 mg-100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Oct 19, 2010 (Started Jul 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Slowness: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinsonism: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 8 x 25 mg-100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Works qucik, about 20 minutes but lasts just an hour to asn hour and a half. I get 2 1/1 to 3 hours on the generic LDOPA 25/100. I get maximum benefit when i double up in the morning with PARCOPA and my LDOPA 25/100 CR. Would like to increase my dose back to 50/200.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 1, 2010 (Started Jul 01, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Slowness: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinsonism: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 8 x 25 mg-100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
gk dayton oh
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gk dayton oh
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Feb 8, 2009 (Started Jan 23, 2008)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve communication: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Major
  • Perceived effectiveness for Slowness: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Freely share with you doctor your struggles and discuss dosage.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
PDWarrior
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PDWarrior
Sex: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I have:
Parkinson's

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Jun 29, 2008 (Started Nov 10, 2007)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Slowness: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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