Review: could Sinemet cr cause Anxiety?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 14, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 1,434 people who take Sinemet cr. Among them, 67 have Anxiety. See who they are, when they have Anxiety and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Sinemet cr (latest outcomes from 1,513 users) has active ingredients of carbidopa; levodopa. It is often used in parkinson's disease, secondary parkinsonism. Commonly reported side effects of Sinemet cr include fall, fatigue, depression, weakness, dyskinesia.
Anxiety (latest reports from 1,276,285 patients) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, stress and anxiety, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Feb, 14, 2014: 1,410 people reported to have side effects when taking Sinemet cr. Among them, 67 people (4.75%) have Anxiety.
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Parkinson's disease (56 people, 83.58%)
- Pain (30 people, 44.78%)
- Restless legs syndrome (28 people, 41.79%)
- Depression (22 people, 32.84%)
- Anxiety (21 people, 31.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Mirapex (67 people, 100.00%)
- Sinemet (67 people, 100.00%)
- Requip (54 people, 80.60%)
- Klonopin (39 people, 58.21%)
- Xanax (36 people, 53.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I have tried various options to address anxiety without effectiveness. I also have some Degenerative Arthritis (knees) and lower back, which complicate walking. I have been diagnosed with Parkinson's via a DatScan, but do not have tremors. Main symptom is right-sided weakness. I have never had anxiety, but over the past few months have increasingly become anxious and have a feeling of internal vibration. Also have a dull, mild pressure headache especially present in right sinus area, but over my entire head in general.I have been taking Sinemet for 2 years with some relief from my symptoms, and this has come on gradually. My Neurologist prescribed Azelect to try to smooth out symptoms, and it helped a bit, but proved too expensive.
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