How do members experience Carbidopa-Levodopa?

Top 5 reported purposes & perceived effectiveness

Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Parkinson's disease 15,714 2,258
Multiple system atrophy 310 65
Restless legs syndrome 167 74
Stiffness/spasticity 120 91
Dystonia 96 51

Common side effects

Side effect Patients Percentage
Jerky movements 165
Nausea 153
Drowsiness 48
Constipation 34
Headaches 28
Dry mouth 21

Side effect severity

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 102
Moderate 443
Mild 723
None 1,125

Member evaluations

garden35

evaluated on Jan 02, 2021

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's disease: Slight
  • Side effects: None

browncat87

evaluated on Jan 01, 2019

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's disease: Can't tell
  • Side effects: Severe

margie99

evaluated on Apr 11, 2018

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's disease: Moderate
  • Side effects: None