Syndopa Plus 25 + 100 mg
|Generic Name||Carbidopa Levodopa|
|Manufacturer||Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, India|
|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Cart|
|30 Tablet/s||US$ 0.30||US$ 9.00|
|60 Tablet/s||US$ 0.24||US$ 14.5019%US$ 18.00|
|90 Tablet/s||US$ 0.20||US$ 18.0033%US$ 27.00|
Syndopa Plus-25+ 100 mg is a prescription treatment for patients with Parkinson’s disease. It is a combination drug containing two active ingredients namely Carbidopa and Levodopa that helps to reduce symptoms such as stiffness, shakiness, and difficulty in the movement. Parkinson’s disease is a nervous system disorder that affects muscle movement. Symptoms starts gradually sometimes from a poor muscle control to barely noticeable tremor in just one hand. Syndopa Plus is beneficial in controlling the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease or syndrome. The goal of treatment is to help you manage your symptoms. It is believed that good symptom management can help you live healthy life. Although there is no way to correct the brain changes caused by parkinson’s. Medications like Syndopa plus can help you maintain your ability to fight the disease and can reduce the possibility of progression of disease.
As the drug is associated with Parkinson’s many other Dementia medicines may counteract if taken without the prescription. So, it is necessary to consult your doctor especially about Clomipramine, narcotic pain medicines, doxepin, Metoclopramide, which is used to treat nausea and heartburn, quinine, ranitidine, papaverine, Diltiazem, Risperidone, Tryptophan, Rasagiline, Antidepressants, and cyclobenzaprine. Tell the doctor about all the prescription and non-prescription drugs including the herbal medications to the doctor before taking the drugs prescribed by him to avoid any kind of drug interaction. Ask your doctor to get the full list of the drugs needed to be avoided while taking the drug as they may interfere it and may cause adverse effects. While receiving the medicine, it is possible that you could fall asleep when doing normal activities. Your chances of falling asleep are even greater if you are taking other medicines that cause drowsiness. During the treatment or when you will be asked to increase your dose, you may feel nauseated, faint, or sweaty especially when standing up from a sitting or lying position. So, if you have been sitting from a lying down for a longer duration. Some patients taking Syndopa plus tablets experience increased sexual urges while taking the tablet.
Some commonly reported side effects of Syndopa Plus are fainting, headache, edema, indigestion, abnormality of involuntary movement, nausea, and weakness. Avoid alcohol and other central nervous system depressants while receiving Syndopa plus tablets. To minimize dry mouth problems, increase fluid intake and consult your doctor if dry mouth continues for more than two weeks.
Take the tablet at the same time each day, to avoid forgetting the dose. This should become a habit for you to take the tablet until the doctor tells you to stop the drug. The combination drug controls Parkinson's disease but does not cure it. It may take several months before you start noticing the full benefit of Levodopa and Carbidopa.