Review: could Sinemet cause Stomach upset?
We study 10,430 people who have side effects while taking Sinemet from FDA and social media. Among them, 298 have Stomach upset. Find out below who they are, when they have Stomach upset and more.
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Sinemet (latest outcomes from 11,035 users) has active ingredients of carbidopa; levodopa. It is often used in parkinson's disease.
Stomach upset (latest reports from 850,066 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Jul, 23, 2014: 10,429 people reported to have side effects when taking Sinemet. Among them, 196 people (1.88%) have Stomach Upset. They amount to 0.02% of all the 849,756 people who have Stomach Upset on eHealthMe.
Time on Sinemet when people have Stomach upset * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Stomach upset||80.00%||10.00%||0.00%||10.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Stomach upset when taking Sinemet * :
|Stomach upset||68.04%||31.96% |
Age of people who have Stomach upset when taking Sinemet * :
|Stomach upset||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.08%||1.08%||6.49%||16.76%||74.59% |
Severity of Stomach upset when taking Sinemet ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Stomach upset||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||33.33% |
How people recovered from Stomach upset ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Stomach upset||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Parkinson's disease (73 people, 37.24%)
- Hypertension (24 people, 12.24%)
- Pain (18 people, 9.18%)
- Depression (18 people, 9.18%)
- Diabetes mellitus (15 people, 7.65%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Mirapex (34 people, 17.35%)
- Sinemet cr (29 people, 14.80%)
- Aspirin (29 people, 14.80%)
- Lisinopril (27 people, 13.78%)
- Vitamin d (27 people, 13.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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