Sinemet and Itching - from FDA reports
Itching is found among people who take Sinemet, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Coumadin, and have Parkinson's disease. This review analyzes which people have Itching with Sinemet. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 12,793 people who have side effects when taking Sinemet from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 02, 2017
12,793 people reported to have side effects when taking Sinemet.
Among them, 144 people (1.13%) have Itching
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Itching when taking Sinemet *:
- female: 64.08 %
- male: 35.92 %
Age of people who have Itching when taking Sinemet *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.79 %
- 30-39: 0.79 %
- 40-49: 1.59 %
- 50-59: 6.35 %
- 60+: 90.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Parkinson's Disease (51 people, 35.42%)
- Metastases To Bone (21 people, 14.58%)
- Chemotherapy (21 people, 14.58%)
- Breast Cancer (21 people, 14.58%)
- Osteoporosis (20 people, 13.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Coumadin (38 people, 26.39%)
- Prilosec (33 people, 22.92%)
- Aspirin (31 people, 21.53%)
- Actonel (27 people, 18.75%)
- Toprol-Xl (24 people, 16.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (49 people, 34.03%)
- Pain (38 people, 26.39%)
- Pain In Extremity (31 people, 21.53%)
- Fatigue (28 people, 19.44%)
- Weakness (26 people, 18.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Itching when taking Sinemet?
Sinemet has active ingredients of carbidopa; levodopa. It is often used in parkinson's disease. (latest outcomes from Sinemet 13,845 users)
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