What is Madopar Depot?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Levodopa-Benserazide

Madopar Depot is an international brand for controlled-release Levodopa, the precursor molecule to dopamine, an important neurotransmitter implicated in the underlying cause of Parkinson's disease. Benserazide, an additive which allows the levodopa to continue circulating longer in the body.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Madopar Depot

Side effect Patients
Headaches 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Madopar Depot

Dosage Patients
100 mg daily 1

Duration

Currently taking Madopar Depot

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Madopar Depot.