Ziprasidone may antagonize the effects of levodopa and dopamine agonists.
Long acting levodopa preparations and continuous levodopa delivery.
Special precaution should be used in elderly patients because they may be more sensitive to central nervous system CNS effects. The extended-release tablet is usually taken two to four times a day. Sinemet Sinemet is a tablet that comes in three different strengths. Levodopa is present in human breast milk and so the potential effects of nursing while taking levodopa should be cons Label. Research has shown that withdrawal symptoms can happen when someone stops taking levodopa very suddenly, perhaps because they are experiencing impulsive and compulsive behaviour.
Patients should also be regularly monitored for dyskinesia. The most common cardiovascular effects are dizziness and postural hypotension.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
Side effects, drug interactions, warnings and precautions, and patient safety information should be reviewed prior to taking any medication.
This interaction increases your risk of side effects.
Risk of primary infection and reinfection with respiratory syncytial virus.
Interstitial lung disease is a potentially fatal disorder that may occur acutely at any time during therapy and has a variable clinical presentation.
Through central antimuscarinic actions, anticholinergics can potentiate the dopaminergic effects of levodopa. It can also be used if you have trouble swallowing tablets or capsules. Using levodopa with any of the following may cause an increased risk of certain side effects but may be unavoidable in some cases.