Review: could Carbidopa and levodopa cause High blood sugar?
This is a review of High blood sugar (Hyperglycemia) by studying 2,165 people who take Carbidopa and levodopa. We analyze: the time on Carbidopa and levodopa when people have High blood sugar, gender and age of these people, the severity of High blood sugar, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Carbidopa and levodopa. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Carbidopa and levodopa
Carbidopa and levodopa (latest outcomes from 2,368 users) has active ingredients of carbidopa; levodopa. It is often used in parkinson's disease, restless leg syndrome. Commonly reported side effects of Carbidopa and levodopa include fall, parkinson's disease, dyskinesia, parkinson's disease aggravated, dyskinesia aggravated.
High blood sugar
High blood sugar (high blood sugar) (latest reports from 138,402 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, depression, bipolar disorder.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 2,165 people reported to have side effects when taking Carbidopa and levodopa. Among them, 4 people (0.18%) have High Blood Sugar.
Time on Carbidopa and levodopa when people have High blood sugar * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|High blood sugar||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have High blood sugar when taking Carbidopa and levodopa * :
|High blood sugar||50.00%||50.00% |
Age of people who have High blood sugar when taking Carbidopa and levodopa * :
|High blood sugar||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Severity of High blood sugar when taking Carbidopa and levodopa ** :
How people recovered from High blood sugar ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Parkinson's disease (3 people, 75.00%)
- Sleep disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
- Prophylaxis (1 people, 25.00%)
- Depression (1 people, 25.00%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (2 people, 50.00%)
- Frontal (1 people, 25.00%)
- Carvedilol (1 people, 25.00%)
- Selegiline hcl (1 people, 25.00%)
- Nootropil (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Vitamin D deficient. High Cholesterol inherited. But while on statin drug I had a pseudo-heart attack, and became weakened and then paralyzed in lower extremities. Later found out father had same severe reaction to statin drugs. My cholesterol is still too high in using just Fish Oil 3-6-9, but don't want to try another statin :( because of side effects. In the meantime doc switched me from Metformin alone to glipizide w Metformin. I got my first ever hypOglycemic reading in the 70's and 90's. So now know what that feels like. But BS won't regulate. Latest problem of 2 weeks with severe bronchitis treated with z-pack, then prednisolone. (2 more days on pred) and my BS readings are staying in the 200s to near 400! I've increased the dosage by one pill while taking prednisone. Fasting bs did get down to 146, but that's the lowest. Now FIGHTING TO GET AWAKE AND STAY AWAKE. I'm shaky weak, and so weak that and feel like I am falling. Sleep attacks...hours go by...I'm scared I won't wake up, but can't stay awake.
be ware of metformin on Mar, 3, 2014:
I am a 64 yr old female who was on metformin for 10 plus yrs. I was recently diagnosed with congestive heart failure. One of the first things the doctor took me off was metformin. I thought it was strange, so I did research and discovered that metformin can cause death. According to the people who make metformin doctors are aware of the dangers. They even put it in black boxes. This protects them from any liability so people can not sue them. Metformin is bad news. Research your meds. And I too have bouts of vertigo. I think we are all being used as guinea pigs.
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