Progression of PD.
Hi all I was wondering how you guys have progressed in terms of PD I was diagnosed 5 years ago age 34 am now 39. My first symptom was dystoni...
WHY IS CARBIDOPA USED IN COMBINATION WITH LEVODOPA IN DRUGS SUCH AS SINEMET?
here is another link to that subject which expands on that specific topic and answers some important questions that I have seen about the us...
Sinemet IR or Sinemet CR??
For those of you on sinemet, do you prefer sinemet immediate release or sinemet controlled release? My neuro is taking me off mirapex ( due t...
Sinamet CR providing no relief
My Mom has PD and has been taking C-L with relative stability, but would go through " off-times " routinely 2 hours after taking her meds....
On period for Parkinson's with alternative medicine
Hi I'm here to learn from anybody approaching Parkinson's treatment differently! I hate Western medicine not minding how my neurologist feel ...
Well going to try this, got nothing to loose..
Called my pcp just now and they said they would ask doc if he would write script for sinemet cr, will see what happens. For now i decided to ...
Preliminary report on B1 HDT trial -
I've finally stabilized with sinemet cr 5x 200 and 10mg requip xl after 2 yr of drug adjustments and changes....
My Sinemet CR plus IR protocol
I am still in a rehab facility wherein pd meds and meals -served times are almost always in conflict....
RLS tips and info
I have been treated for 20 years with Sinemet CR 200/50mgs I was studies by the Canadian Sleep Institute in Calgary Alberta Canada and had se...
Generic Treatment for Parkinson Disease Receives FDA Approval
Alembic Pharmaceuticals has received FDA approval for its Carbidopa and Levodopa Extended-Release Tablets USP, 2.5 mg/100 mg and 50 mg/200 mg...
Meds not working after starting taking at bedtime
My sinemet worked fine for quite a while but I was having trouble sleeping due to stiffness so I began to take sinemet CR 200/50 at bedtime. ...
C/L CR with food?
But I also see this: rxlist.com/sinemet-cr-drug.htm " The extent of availability and peak concentrations of levodopa after a sing...
Dyskinesia from coffee?
I take every 2.75 hours 1.5 sinemet 25/100 and 3 times a day Comtan, during the night take 1 Sinemet 25/100 and 1 sinemet CR 25/100 2 times....
Insomnia and Sinemet
Have been taking sinemet cr at 11pm for a while as I felt that I needed some PD meds during the night. But have noticed that at night if I ta...
Syncope incident? vasodilation Sinemet CR 50-200; food as slow down?
Here is the bottom line for now. Has anyone successfully used food to lesson the impact of a Sinemet dose?...
As I take Sinemet cr through the day but it's not lasting very long now only about hour and a half and I wanted a way to extend it. In fact h...
Pharmacy errors - given wrong medication.
Yesterday went to pick up my sinemet CR at the pharmacy. Stayed in the car, my husband went to get it....
At the moment, I take Sinemet 25/250 4-5/day, Sinemet CR 25/200 1/day, amantadine and pramipexole. Actually, I want to reduce Sinemet, and I'...
Levodopa and cerebral blood flow
I sense that I can feel blood vessels in or near my scalp changing as I head towards off-time and as the next dose as Sinemet CR ( 50-200 ) l...
Sinemet: factors affecting variability - gastric emptying
This article reviews the pharmacokinetics of Sinemet CR, a controlled-release ( CR ) levodopa preparation. The kinetics of Sinemet CR are lim...
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