Review: could Sinemet cause Dental caries?
This is a review of Dental caries by studying 10,367 people who take Sinemet. We analyze: the time on Sinemet when people have Dental caries, gender and age of these people, the severity of Dental caries, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Sinemet. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Sinemet (latest outcomes from 11,017 users) has active ingredients of carbidopa; levodopa. It is often used in parkinson's disease, restless leg syndrome. Commonly reported side effects of Sinemet include fall, weakness, parkinson's disease, fatigue, parkinson's disease aggravated.
Dental caries (latest reports from 89,348 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, metastases to bone, pain, high blood pressure.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 10,157 people reported to have side effects when taking Sinemet. Among them, 51 people (0.50%) have Dental Caries.
Time on Sinemet when people have Dental caries * :
Gender of people who have Dental caries when taking Sinemet * :
|Dental caries||67.92%||32.08% |
Age of people who have Dental caries when taking Sinemet * :
|Dental caries||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||23.53%||0.00%||76.47% |
Severity of Dental caries when taking Sinemet ** :
How people recovered from Dental caries ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Parkinson's disease (34 people, 66.67%)
- Osteoporosis (21 people, 41.18%)
- Breast cancer (21 people, 41.18%)
- Metastases to bone (21 people, 41.18%)
- Chemotherapy (21 people, 41.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (34 people, 66.67%)
- Herceptin (34 people, 66.67%)
- Taxotere (34 people, 66.67%)
- Cytoxan (32 people, 62.75%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (26 people, 50.98%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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