12 patient evaluations for Carbidopa-Entacapone-Levodopa with a cost of Not specified

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Jun 19, 2017 (Started Jul 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 12.5-200-50 mg Three times daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 21, 2015 (Started Feb 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg-200 mg-100 mg Four times daily
Advice & Tips: Keep on schedule.

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 22, 2015 (Started Nov 02, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (jerky movements, excessive sweating)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg-200 mg-100 mg Five times daily
Side effects: jerky movements, excessive sweating

Jan 15, 2014 (Started Nov 02, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (jerky movements, excessive sweating)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 x 12.5 mg-200 mg-50 mg Daily
Side effects: jerky movements, excessive sweating

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 29, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 x 12.5 mg-200 mg-50 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 15, 2012 (Started Jul 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for walking problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 x 18.75 mg-200 mg-75 mg Daily

Jun 30, 2012 (Started Jul 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for walking problems)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 5 x 18.75 mg-200 mg-75 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 6, 2010 (Started Mar 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Severe (indigestion)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 x 37.5 mg-200 mg-150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: After several months of use, I developed severe and ongoing diahorea.
Side effects: indigestion

Apr 16, 2010 (Started Mar 16, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (indigestion)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 x 37.5 mg-200 mg-150 mg Daily
Side effects: indigestion

  • 1 helpful mark

Mar 21, 2010 (Started Mar 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I had a very positive experience with this treatment. The reason I am off this medication is that I am starting a clinical trial and need to stay on sinemet. I am not doing as well as I was when I was taking Stalevo plus Sinemet. Walking, cramps on my right calf and foot to the point I cannot take a step without pain

Feb 25, 2010 (Started Mar 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 x 37.5 mg-200 mg-150 mg Daily

May 16, 2009 (Started Mar 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 x 37.5 mg-200 mg-150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Some not all of my symptons are improved. Worth the change for me. Better balance, easier to manover in bed, generally feel better. Has not helped my right leg as far as walking goes.

Mar 25, 2009 (Started Mar 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 4 x 37.5 mg-200 mg-150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I noticed after a week or so that I was feeling better.Improvements in walking, balance, and stifness. Easyier to manover in bed. Very pleased with Stalevo and hope the improvements last.

  • 2 helpful marks

May 6, 2009 (Started Jan 17, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Mild (involuntary movement)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 3 x 25 mg-200 mg-100 mg Daily
Side effects: involuntary movement

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 22, 2009 (Started Aug 21, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: I absolutely cannot take more than half the prescribed lowest dosage due to projectile vomiting. I was given this in replacement of Carabadopa Levidopa combo which is a medication that should be removed from the market. The side effects of the caridopa-levidopa were worse than I could have ever imagined.. My on of time went for 6 hours down to less than half an hour with a week. I was constantly falling whille walking.

  • 1 helpful mark

Dec 23, 2008 (Started Feb 12, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (cramps in legs, wearing off increased tremors)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 3 x 25 mg-200 mg-100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: time dosages to assure no "off" periods or "whiteouts"
Side effects: cramps in legs, wearing off increased tremors

Sep 10, 2008 (Started Feb 12, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (cramps in legs, wearing off increased tremors)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 3 x 25 mg-200 mg-100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: No cure, treatments are improving but not yet perfected
Side effects: cramps in legs, wearing off increased tremors

  • 1 helpful mark
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