Levodopa

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What Are The Uses Of Levodopa?

Levodopa is used for treating Parkinson's disease.

What Are The Side Effects Of Levodopa?

Some of the common side-effects are:

  • Abnormal thinking, agitation
  • Anxiety, confusion, dizziness, general feeling of discomfort
  • Grinding  or clenching of teeth
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Excessive saliva
  • False sense of well being
  • Hallucinations, hand tremor,
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Controlled and unusual body movements
  • Unusual weakness or tiredness

What Are The Contraindications Of Levodopa?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Any allergies
  • Old age
  • Pregnancy, breastfeeding
  • Alcohol, tobacco addiction
  • Diabetes
  • Glaucoma
  • Asthma, bronchitis
  • Any mental illness, Seizures
  • Hormone problems
  • Kidney/ Liver disease
  • Stomach ulcers

What Are The Uses Of Levodopa?

Levodopa is used for treating Parkinson's disease.

What Are The Side Effects Of Levodopa?

Some of the common side-effects are:

  • Abnormal thinking, agitation
  • Anxiety, confusion, dizziness, general feeling of discomfort
  • Grinding  or clenching of teeth
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Excessive saliva
  • False sense of well being
  • Hallucinations, hand tremor,
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Controlled and unusual body movements
  • Unusual weakness or tiredness

What Are The Contraindications Of Levodopa?

Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Any allergies
  • Old age
  • Pregnancy, breastfeeding
  • Alcohol, tobacco addiction
  • Diabetes
  • Glaucoma
  • Asthma, bronchitis
  • Any mental illness, Seizures
  • Hormone problems
  • Kidney/ Liver disease
  • Stomach ulcers