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Review: Sinemet and Loperamide

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Sinemet and Loperamide. It is created by eHealthMe based on 71 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 4, 2014: 71 people who reported to have interactions when taking Sinemet, Loperamide Hydrochloride are studied

Trend of Sinemet, Loperamide Hydrochloride's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (9244550)

Drug combinations in study:
- Sinemet (carbidopa; levodopa)
- Loperamide Hydrochloride (loperamide hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Sinemet, Loperamide Hydrochloride:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Pyrexia (fever)42
Asthenia (weakness)34
Diarrhoea34
Arthralgia (joint pain)30
Muscle Spasms (muscle contraction)28
Decreased Appetite (decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat)26
Neck Pain20
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)20
Gait Disturbance20
Cholestasis (a condition where bile cannot flow from the liver to the duodenum)18

Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Sinemet, Loperamide Hydrochloride:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
None.

How effective are the drugs:

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Parkinson's disease
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Colon cancer
  4. Dehydration
  5. Anxiety

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Heparin sodium injection
  2. Imodium
  3. Multi-vitamin
  4. Bevacizumab
  5. Capecitabine

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Sinemet (carbidopa; levodopa) is often used to treat parkinson's disease. Loperamide Hydrochloride (loperamide hydrochloride) is often used to treat diarrhea. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

  • I have tried several meds for my rls. first i tried mirapex , then gabapentin and now on sinemet
    Have tried ropiranole type drugs, Mirapex, went to gabapentin, now on Sinemet Cr. Feeling depressed, gaining weight, and not getting relief thru the night. Take trazodone to finally get sleep. Worried about side effects of Sinemet CR 25/100 need to take 2 or 3 at night to get relief. Also taking ...

  • I have night episodes of binge eating without hunger
    I have Parkinson Disease diagnosed 4 years ago. It seems to be a slow developing PD since my symptoms have increased very little or nothing in all these years. I have a serious condition of insomnia, I get asleep very soon but awake many times during the night (6 or 7 times), I have been Rx sever ...

  • Is high ck (702) related to parkinson's
    High ck led to taking a statin as a prophylactic, which was discontinued when I had a normal angiogram one month later my ck is still high. It was 702, a month later it is 678. What should I do?

More questions for: Loperamide Hydrochloride, Sinemet

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  • Mother recovered significantly from confusion
    My very independent, active mother was diagnosed with Parkinson's (long over due, she did not have the common tremor but instead had issues with her gait). She was already on Wellbutrin and Prozac because they thought her shuffling was muscle weakness due to inactivity caused by depression. Once p ...

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