Review: could Sinemet cause Itching?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 10,367 people who take Sinemet. Among them, 121 have Itching. See who they are, when they have Itching and more. This review is 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.
Itching (latest reports from 515,717 patients) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 10,157 people reported to have side effects when taking Sinemet. Among them, 121 people (1.19%) have Itching.
Time on Sinemet when people have Itching * :
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Gender of people who have Itching when taking Sinemet * :
Age of people who have Itching when taking Sinemet * :
Severity of Itching when taking Sinemet ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Itching ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Parkinson's disease (42 people, 34.71%)
- Chemotherapy (21 people, 17.36%)
- Breast cancer (21 people, 17.36%)
- Metastases to bone (21 people, 17.36%)
- Osteoporosis (19 people, 15.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (43 people, 35.54%)
- Coumadin (37 people, 30.58%)
- Prilosec (32 people, 26.45%)
- Actonel (27 people, 22.31%)
- Toprol-xl (24 people, 19.83%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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