Review: could Sinemet cause Itching?
Summary: Itching 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 Aspirin, and have Parkinson's disease.
We study 10,448 people who have side effects while taking Sinemet from FDA and social media. Among them, 121 have Itching. Find out below who they are, when they have Itching and more.
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Sinemet has active ingredients of carbidopa; levodopa. It is often used in parkinson's disease. (latest outcomes from 11,055 Sinemet users)
Itching has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 88,292 Itching patients)
On Apr, 18, 2015: 10,448 people reported to have side effects when taking Sinemet. Among them, 121 people (1.16%) have Itching.
Time on Sinemet when people have Itching * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
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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