4 patient evaluations for Carbidopa-Entacapone-Levodopa taken for the purpose of 'Parkinson's disease' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Can’t tell

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Dec 13, 2009 (Started Nov 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (vertigo)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: vertigo

  • 1 helpful mark

Oct 31, 2008 (Started Feb 15, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Severe (jerky movements, urinary retention, weight gain, fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 450 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: monitor closely!!!!
Side effects: jerky movements, urinary retention, weight gain, fatigue

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 29, 2008 (Started May 28, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    Severe (confusion, nausea, fatigue)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 500 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: confusion, fatigue, nausea

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 5, 1992 (Started Oct 05, 1992)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 12.5 mg-200 mg-50 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I have no clue, I never tried it and do not know how it got in my profile.

  • 0 helpful marks
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