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The following results on this page are based on 58 unique reviews from patients using the DrugStars app. These DrugStars users have given a Medicine Experience and Attitude (MEA) score of 69.3 in the range of -100 to +100 for Carbidopa-Levodopa To see how the MEA Score is calculated click here.

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We asked patients how effective they found this medicine.

(57 respondents)

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Extremely effective (54%)
Very (25%)
Somewhat (9%)
Slightly (7%)
Very little effective (5%)

We asked patients how bothered they were by side effects with this medicine.

(58 respondents)

Answers

Not at all bothered (59%)
Slightly (28%)
Somewhat (14%)
Very (0%)
Extremely bothered (0%)
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Levacin n = 58 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 73.9
Lysantin n = 35 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 73.8
Carbidopa / levodopa n = 58 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 69.3
Sifrol n = 278 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 67.1
Neupro n = 27 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 63.2
Levodopa n = 20 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 62.7
Oprymea n = 227 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 62.3
Stalevo n = 97 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 61.0
Dostinex n = 55 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 60.8
Madopar n = 609 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 59.8
Rasagilin n = 192 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 55.4
Sinemet n = 374 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 55.0
Glepark n = 20 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 49.1
Benserazid / levodopa n = 63 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 47.9
Carbidopa / entacapone / levodopa n = 24 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 46.0
Cabergoline n = 21 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 39.3
Azilect n = 60 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 34.0
Akineton n = 18 0 -100 100 0 -100 100 21.6

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DrugsDisclosed has gathered medical insights from 58 real-world patients taking Carbidopa-Levodopa. These patients are from different countries, lifestyles and healthcare systems, their unifying characteristic is the medicine they take.

57 patients taking Carbidopa-Levodopa were asked how effective they found their medicine. 79% felt that Carbidopa-Levodopa was very / extremely effective, while 9% found it to be only somewhat effective. This means that 12% felt that Carbidopa-Levodopa had only a slight or very little effect.

We asked 58 patients taking Carbidopa-Levodopa just how bothered they were by side effects? 86% of those we asked this too reported feeling they were not at all or only slightly bothered by side effects, yet 14% of patients asked said they felt somewhat bothered from Carbidopa-Levodopa. This leaves 0% of the patients we asked who were using Carbidopa-Levodopa still felt very or extremely bothered from side effects when they were taking Carbidopa-Levodopa.

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