32 patient evaluations for Carbidopa-Levodopa CR

Mar 31, 2008 (Started Jan 25, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (fatigue, vivid dreams, back pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg-100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I was placed on this medicine to confirm my diagnosis of PD. I felt immediate results. However, the meds had to be taken at exactly the moment it was due. If I was just a bit late, I could tell the symptoms come back. It would be several hours before I returned to my former self.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: back pain, forgetfulness, fatigue, vivid dreams

  • 1 helpful mark

Nov 18, 2004 (Started Jun 10, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Severe (fatigue, back pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 250 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: back pain, fatigue

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 19, 2008 (Started Apr 02, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg-200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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