Review: taking Sinemet cr and Saw palmetto together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Sinemet cr and Saw palmetto together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Sinemet cr and Saw palmetto. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Sinemet Cr

Sinemet cr has active ingredients of carbidopa; levodopa. It is often used in parkinson's disease. (latest outcomes from Sinemet cr 1,512 users)

Saw Palmetto

Saw palmetto has active ingredients of saw palmetto. It is often used in prostatic disorder. (latest outcomes from Saw palmetto 866 users)

On Jul, 30, 2016

7 people who take Sinemet Cr, Saw Palmetto are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Sinemet cr and Saw palmetto drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Sinemet Cr:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Saw Palmetto:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Sinemet Cr:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • male: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
Saw Palmetto:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Sinemet Cr:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
Saw Palmetto:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

2 - 5 years:
  • panic attack
not specified:
  • prostate cancer recurrent
  • injury
  • prostatic specific antigen increased
  • cognitive disorder
  • emotional distress
  • hallucination
  • hallucination, olfactory
  • hyperphagia
  • hypersexuality
  • impulse-control disorder

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

male:
  • prostate cancer recurrent
  • prostatic specific antigen increased
  • cognitive disorder
  • emotional distress
  • hallucination
  • hallucination, olfactory
  • hyperphagia
  • hypersexuality
  • impulse-control disorder
  • injury

Most common drug interactions by age *:

60+:
  • prostate cancer recurrent
  • prostatic specific antigen increased
  • panic attack

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Sinemet cr (carbidopa; levodopa) is often used to treat parkinson's disease. Saw palmetto (saw palmetto) is often used to treat prostatic disorder. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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