Review: could Sinemet cause Anxiety And Stress?


Summary

Anxiety and stress is found among people who take Sinemet, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Mirapex, and have Parkinson's disease . We study 11,576 people who have side effects while taking Sinemet from FDA and social media. Among them, 420 have Anxiety and stress. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and stress and more.

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Sinemet

Sinemet has active ingredients of carbidopa; levodopa. It is often used in parkinson's disease. (latest outcomes from Sinemet 13,518 users)

Anxiety And Stress

Anxiety and stress has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, drug ineffective, weakness, diarrhea, fatigue (latest reports from 283,884 Anxiety and stress patients).

On Sep, 16, 2016

11,576 people reported to have side effects when taking Sinemet.
Among them, 420 people (3.63%) have Anxiety And Stress


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sinemet cause Anxiety and stress?

Time on Sinemet when people have Anxiety And Stress *:

  • < 1 month: 17.39 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 17.39 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.35 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 26.09 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 26.09 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 4.35 %
  • 10+ years: 4.35 %

Gender of people who have Anxiety And Stress when taking Sinemet *:

  • female: 50.24 %
  • male: 49.76 %

Age of people who have Anxiety And Stress when taking Sinemet *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.38 %
  • 30-39: 1.89 %
  • 40-49: 14.72 %
  • 50-59: 15.09 %
  • 60+: 67.92 %

Severity if Anxiety And Stress when taking Sinemet **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 33.33 %
  • severe: 66.67 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Anxiety And Stress **:

  • while on drug: 33.33 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 66.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Parkinson's Disease (206 people, 49.05%)
  • Depression (86 people, 20.48%)
  • Pain (46 people, 10.95%)
  • Anxiety (46 people, 10.95%)
  • Hypertension (34 people, 8.10%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Mirapex (152 people, 36.19%)
  • Zoloft (72 people, 17.14%)
  • Zometa (68 people, 16.19%)
  • Requip (68 people, 16.19%)
  • Aspirin (62 people, 14.76%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain (155 people, 36.90%)
  • Depression (143 people, 34.05%)
  • Emotional Distress (121 people, 28.81%)
  • Pathological Gambling (105 people, 25.00%)
  • Fatigue (100 people, 23.81%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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