Generic Sinemet is a perfect remedy which is used to treat symptoms of Parkinson's disease caused by manganese poisoning, encephalitis, carbon monoxide poisoning. Levodopa is central nervous system agent. Carbidopa is decarboxylase inhibitor. Levodopa gives anti-Parkinson's effect and carbidopa work by protecting levodopa effectiveness.
Brand names of Generic Sinemet are Sinemet, Parcopa, Sinemet CR, Stalevo.
Generic Sinemet is available in:
- 25mg + 250mg Min Dosage
Generic Sinemet is available in tablets (10mg + 100mg, 25mg + 100mg, 25mg + 250mg), orally disintegrating tablets, extended-release tablets orally.
Usually tablets and disintegrating tablets are taken 3-4 times a day. The extended-release tablets are usually taken 2-4 times a day. Take Generic Sinemet before meal with water.
Do not take Generic Sinemet if you are under 18.
Do not crush or chew it.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Generic Sinemet suddenly.
Missing a dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Generic Sinemet and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Generic Sinemet overdosage: muscle twitches, inability to open the eyes.
Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F) away from moisture, light and heat. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.