What is levodopa inhaler?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Inbrija

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Levodopa inhalation powder is a prescription medicine used when needed for "Off" episodes in adults with Parkinson’s treated with regular carbidopa/levodopa medicine.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with levodopa inhaler

Side effect Patients Percentage

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking levodopa inhaler

Dosage Patients Percentage
42mg as needed 2
42 mg daily 1

Duration

Currently taking levodopa inhaler

Duration Patients Percentage
6 months - 1 year 3
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 0

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking levodopa inhaler after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Apomorphine (Apokyn) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for levodopa inhaler.