Sinemet

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browncat87's Sinemet History (Ongoing)
Sinemet (carbidopa-levodopa)
300 mg Daily Jun 07, 2006 - May 20, 2008
800 mg Daily May 20, 2008 - Apr 15, 2010
100 mg Daily Apr 15 - May 11, 2010
25 mg-100 mg Daily May 11 - Oct 14, 2010
200 mg Daily Oct 14, 2010 - Last Update

browncat87's Sinemet is for…

  • Parkinson's Disease

browncat87's side effects of Sinemet…

  • Dyskinesia Aug 19, 2008

Evaluations


Dec 21, 2010

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Moderate
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 1, 2010

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: suddenly became more dyskinetic and realized it was important to cut back on amount
Cost: < $25 monthly

Feb 18, 2009

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 17, 2009

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 19, 2008

  • Perceived effectiveness for Other: Major
  • Side Effects: Mild
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: use exactly as directed to avoid side effects
Cost: < $25 monthly

About Sinemet (Prescription Drug)

Sinemet® is a brand name for the combination of the drugs levodopa and carbidopa. The combination is used to treat the symptoms of Parkinson's disease or Parkinson-like symptoms. Sinemet® dosage options available include 10/100mg; 25/100mg; 25/250mg.

Learn more about Sinemet in our Sinemet Community Report.