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 2,545 people who have side effects when taking Carbidopa and levodopa from FDA , and is updated regularly.
What to expect?
You are not alone!
Personalized health information
On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA since 1977. Our tools are simple to use, anonymous and free. Start now >>>
On Sep, 17, 2017
2,545 people reported to have side effects when taking Carbidopa and levodopa.
Among them, 18 people (0.71%) have Tardive dyskinesia
Number of reports submitted per year:
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%)
- Movement - Uncontrolled Or Slow (1 person, 5.56%)
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (1 person, 5.56%)
- Impaired Gastric Emptying (1 person, 5.56%)
- Gastrointestinal Motility Disorder (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.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Subscribe to the study: get notified of updates to the study.
Do you have Tardive dyskinesia when taking Carbidopa and levodopa?
- Check symptoms - is tardive dyskinesia caused by a drug or a condition?
- Get alerts to symptoms - forecast your symptoms and get alerts
- Join related support groups - you are not alone, join a support group on ehealth.me
- Report the side effect - help people in need and in real time
- Ask a question - ask a question related to the study
- write a review - share your experience related to the study
- More tools...
Expand the study to include all drugs with the same ingredientsTardive dyskinesia and drugs with ingredients of carbidopa; levodopa.
Expand the study to include reports from both FDA and eHealthMeTardive dyskinesia and Carbidopa and levodopa from FDA and eHealthMe reports
Carbidopa and levodopa
Carbidopa and levodopa has active ingredients of carbidopa; levodopa. It is often used in parkinson's disease. (latest outcomes from Carbidopa and levodopa 2,978 users)
Tardive dyskinesia (a disorder that involves involuntary movements) has been reported by people with indigestion, abdominal distension, bipolar disorder, depression, schizophrenia (latest reports from 26,191 Tardive dyskinesia patients).
Browse all side effects of Carbidopa and levodopaa b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
Drugs that are associated with Tardive dyskinesiaTardive dyskinesia
Could your condition cause Tardive dyskinesiaTardive dyskinesia
What would happen?
Questions to the study
My 7 year old took Quillivant XR for the first time ever yesterday. Prior to this, he has never taken any ADHD medicines. He started moving his mouth and tongue repeatedly a few hours later until about 10-11 hours after the dose. Has anyone had this? I'm scared to try any additional medication ...
I have been using supplemenst including protein drinks antin inflamatories , anti oxidents , could be 30 items if I took the regularly. Green drink,protein drink, glumine drink, ect. THis drug scares me as it has waring off periods, increased amounts to be used , and eventually says it barely ...
I was recently diagnosed with tardive dyskinesia. I stopped the antipsychotic, Geodon, and switched to Depakot. At the same time, I began Amandtadine to treat the tardive dyskinesia. I immediately began to stutter and it has gotten progressively worse over the past two months. My doctors seem ...
User reviews to the study
I have searched everywhere for information on Levodopa withdrawal and have found absolutely nothing. I started taking l-dopa to help with Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome (PAWS) as I read that it helps your brain start to produce dopamine independently again but that info was WRONG!!! Now I've ...
Hi I have tardive dyskinesia and not sure if it has come from Effexor XR or Ritalian LA - I have been taking both daily for years. Most likely the Effexor XR I believe - 71 yr old female. Any feedback would be appreciated. I would like to trial tapering or something similar as tongue ...
I took saphris 10mg for 2 years for bipolar disorder - and it changed my life .... everything I used to find difficult was easy, and I finally felt "normal". About a year into treatment, something strange started happening with my toungue. It just felt too big for my mouth and I was biting it ...
I suffered TD after being given Fentazin and Norval for after flu symptoms in 1980's I shook from waist down went hot and would have vomiting and off food. Housework could only get around on hands and knees. Saw a specialist but non of the medication worked. Forwarding to 1989 after a ...