Carbidopa and levodopa and Tardive dyskinesia - from FDA reports


Tardive dyskinesia is found among people who take Carbidopa and levodopa, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Metoclopramide, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Tardive dyskinesia with Carbidopa and levodopa. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,487 people who have side effects when taking Carbidopa and levodopa from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 27, 2017

2,487 people reported to have side effects when taking Carbidopa And Levodopa.
Among them, 18 people (0.72%) have Tardive Dyskinesia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Carbidopa and levodopa cause Tardive dyskinesia?

Gender of people who have Tardive Dyskinesia when taking Carbidopa And Levodopa *:

  • female: 52.94 %
  • male: 47.06 %

Age of people who have Tardive Dyskinesia when taking Carbidopa And Levodopa *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 11.11 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 11.11 %
  • 60+: 77.78 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (5 people, 27.78%)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome (2 people, 11.11%)
  • Parkinson's Disease (2 people, 11.11%)
  • Movement - Uncontrolled Or Slow (1 person, 5.56%)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (1 person, 5.56%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Metoclopramide (9 people, 50.00%)
  • Amoxicillin (8 people, 44.44%)
  • Xanax (6 people, 33.33%)
  • Lexapro (6 people, 33.33%)
  • Aspirin (6 people, 33.33%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Tremor (10 people, 55.56%)
  • Gait Disturbance (10 people, 55.56%)
  • Extrapyramidal Disorder (10 people, 55.56%)
  • Emotional Disorder (10 people, 55.56%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (8 people, 44.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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