What is Prolopa 100/25?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Levodopa-Benserazide

Prolopa® is a Canadian brand name for the combination of levodopa and benserazide. It is used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease. Prolopa 100/25 contains 100 mg of levodopa and 25 mg of benserazide.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 1
Mild 1
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Prolopa 100/25

Side effect Patients
Headaches 1
Involuntary movement 1
Involuntary muscle movements 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Prolopa 100/25

Dosage Patients
1 mg twice daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Prolopa 100/25

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Prolopa 100/25

Duration

Currently taking Prolopa 100/25

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Prolopa 100/25

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 3
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 1
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 4

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Prolopa 100/25 after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Ropinirole (Requip) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Prolopa 100/25.