Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
1
None
7

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Levodopa

Side effect Patients
Dizziness 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Levodopa

Dosage Patients
30 mg four times daily 1
100 mg twice daily 1
300 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Levodopa

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Levodopa

Duration

Currently taking Levodopa

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 3

Stopped taking Levodopa

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 5
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 1
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 8
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 5
Not specified 3

What people switch to and from

Patients stopped taking Levodopa and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Carbidopa-Entacapone-Levodopa (Stalevo) 1
Carbidopa-Levodopa (Sinemet) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Levodopa.