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Review: could Sinemet cause Dental caries?

Summary: Dental caries is found among people who take Sinemet, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, also take medication Zometa, and have Parkinson's disease.

We study 10,440 people who have side effects while taking Sinemet from FDA and social media. Among them, 51 have Dental caries. Find out below who they are, when they have Dental caries 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 11,051 Sinemet users)

Dental caries

Dental caries has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, metastases to bone, pain, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 8,347 Dental caries patients)

On Jan, 2, 2015: 10,440 people reported to have side effects when taking Sinemet. Among them, 51 people (0.49%) have Dental Caries.

Trend of Dental caries in Sinemet reports

Time on Sinemet when people have Dental caries * :

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Gender of people who have Dental caries when taking Sinemet * :

FemaleMale
Dental caries67.92%32.08%

Age of people who have Dental caries when taking Sinemet * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dental caries0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%23.53%0.00%76.47%

Severity of Dental caries when taking Sinemet ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Dental caries ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Parkinson's disease (34 people, 66.67%)
  2. Osteoporosis (21 people, 41.18%)
  3. Breast cancer (21 people, 41.18%)
  4. Metastases to bone (21 people, 41.18%)
  5. Chemotherapy (21 people, 41.18%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (34 people, 66.67%)
  2. Herceptin (34 people, 66.67%)
  3. Taxotere (34 people, 66.67%)
  4. Cytoxan (32 people, 62.75%)
  5. Tamoxifen citrate (26 people, 50.98%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    Parkinson appeared to my mother after few time since 1st. Injection of Prolia, 2 years ago had the 2d. These are the patologies she has, and the drugs she takes:
    - Bronchial asthma. - Hiatus hernia. Hashimoto -tiroiditis with hypo- and hyperthyroidism. - Bronchiectasis. - Nasal polyps. - Anxiety. - Neoplasia sigma (2012). I.Q. -- Prolapse uterino- - Cystocele grade II-III (2012). I.Q. - Fibroadenoma.
    Drugs:
    - Tranxilium
    - Sinemet plus
    - Omeprazol
    - Plusvent
    - Calcium sandoz
    - Eutirox
    - Prolia
  • How often is parkinson's disease confused with chronic lyme diseasse?
    Back in the early 1950s I had the joy and privilege of spending a couple of summers on Cape Cod. As a kid, a lot of that time was spent playing in the grove of poplar trees and bramble behind the house. I clearly remember numerous buried tics, some of which resulted in a circular ring around the tic sites, some with a rash.

    A year later some strange things began: high fever, life-long right-side tendency for tonsillitis, persistent 'mononucleosis', poor memory, low energy, and migraines which eventually became the scourge of my adult life. All that hidden under a blanket of high emotional stress caused by life-altering changes in the family.

    2010: diagnosed with well developed Parkinson's Disease (PD).
  • I have tried several meds for my rls. first i tried mirapex , then gabapentin and now on sinemet
    Have tried ropiranole type drugs, Mirapex, went to gabapentin, now on Sinemet Cr. Feeling depressed, gaining weight, and not getting relief thru the night. Take trazodone to finally get sleep. Worried about side effects of Sinemet CR 25/100 need to take 2 or 3 at night to get relief. Also taking iron supplement. Anybody else have suggestions?
  • I have night episodes of binge eating without hunger (1 answer)
    I have Parkinson Disease diagnosed 4 years ago. It seems to be a slow developing PD since my symptoms have increased very little or nothing in all these years. I have a serious condition of insomnia, I get asleep very soon but awake many times during the night (6 or 7 times), I have been Rx several drugs for this without success (clonazepam, midazolam, etc) Now I am taking quetiapine 25 mg, which seems to be working but anyway I wakeup a couple of times during the night and then I start eating without any hunger, compulsively. I am gaining weight and dont know what to do orwhat is the cause of this. Please any aadvice would be appreciated.
  • Is high ck (702) related to parkinson's (1 answer)
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  • Mother recovered significantly from confusion (1 response)
    My very independent, active mother was diagnosed with Parkinson's (long over due, she did not have the common tremor but instead had issues with her gait).

    She was already on Wellbutrin and Prozac because they thought her shuffling was muscle weakness due to inactivity caused by depression. Once properly diagnosed and under the treatment of a neurologist for Parkinson's she was prescribed Sinemet. Her ability to walk increased dramatically however she was extremely confused. She constantly wanted to go home even though she was. She would get angry with us if we tried to convince her otherwise. She confused family members with other people and thought very off the wall situations were occurring with them. The neurologist said she had common symptoms of senile dementia which can accompany Parkinson's patients. Due to a random ordered hearing/vertigo test, we were instructed to take her off of all her medications a week prior to the test. Because the sinemet was so difficult to get her to tolerate due to extreme nausea I did not take her off of it but I took her off everything else. Within four to five days of being off the depression medication which had been combined with the sinemet she had a 360 degree turnaround in her confusion. She was even able to tell me that she knew she was confused but could not reason herself out of it. It was an end to eight months of pure H**. If you have a family suffering confusion and symptoms of senility that is on Sinemet and also taking anti-depression medications, insist that they be weaned of the anti-depressants before you accept the senility diagnosis.

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