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Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa

Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa Information

Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa Benefits & Uses

Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa is used to treat the following -

Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa

Carbidopa
Entacapone
Levodopa

Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa is used -

  1. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  2. Constipation Unknown
  3. Erythema
  4. Chest Pain Unknown
  5. Nausea or vomiting
  6. Headache Unknown
  7. Infection
  8. Rash
  9. Back Pain
  10. Paresthesia
  11. Confusion
  12. Dizziness Mild
  13. Diarrhoea
  14. Drowsiness
  15. Shortness of Breath Moderate
  16. Fever Mild
  17. Hallucinations
  18. Stomach ache
  19. Flatulence Mild
  20. Dyspepsia
  21. Dry Mouth Mild
  22. Fatigue Mild
  23. Anxiety Mild
  24. Insomnia Mild

Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa Related Warnings

Is the use of Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa. If you also feel the same, then discontinue it and start only on doctor advice.

Is the use of Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa for breastfeeding are little to none, so you can take it without doctor's advice.

What is the effect of Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa on the Kidneys?

Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa is rarely harmful for kidney.

What is the effect of Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa on the Liver?

Side effects of Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa rarely affect the liver.

What is the effect of Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa on heart have been reported.

Severe Interaction of Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa with Other Drugs

Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Tramadol

Amitriptyline

Ampicillin

Paracetamol,Tramadol

    Asenapine

    Atenolol

    Atorvastatin

    Chlorpheniramine,Paracetamol,Phenylephrine

      Amiloride

      Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa Contraindications

      If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa unless your doctor advises you to do so -

      1. Arrhythmia
      2. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
      3. Depression
      4. Suicidal Tendency
      5. Asthma
      6. Diabetes
      7. Glaucoma
      8. Jaundice
      9. Liver Disease
      10. Allergy
      11. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
      12. Arrhythmia
      13. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
      14. Asthma
      15. Depression
      16. Suicidal Tendency
      17. Diabetes

      Frequently asked Questions about Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa

      Is this Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa habit forming or addictive?

      Yes, there is a possibility of developing a habit of Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa. Talk to doctor before taking it.

      Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

      No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa.

      Is it safe?

      Yes, but you should take Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa only as per your doctor's advice.

      Is it able to treat mental disorders?

      Yes, Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa is useful in treating mental disorders.

      Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa Interactions with Food and Alcohol

      Interaction between Food and Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa

      When consumed with certain foods, Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa may take longer to have an effect. Contact your doctor about this.

      Interaction between Alcohol and Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa

      Consumption of alcohol and Carbidopa + Entacapone + Levodopa together may have severe effects on your health.

      This medicine data has been created by -
      Dr. Md Saadullah
      M.Pharma, Other
      0 Years of Experience
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      Vikas Chauhan
      B.Pharma, Other
      1 Years of Experience
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