Syndopa CR 250
Syndopa CR 250 Tablet is used for Parkinson’s disease, Parkinson disease, Stiffness, Tremors, Poor muscle control in parkinson’s disease, Spasms and other conditions. Syndopa CR 250 Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Syndopa CR 250 Tablet contains Carbidopa and Levodopa as active ingredients.
Syndopa CR 250 Tablet works by increasing the dopamine in the brain for proper brain functioning; allowing more levodopa to enter the brain;
Detailed information related to Syndopa CR 250 Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Syndopa CR 250 Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
Poor muscle control in parkinson’s disease
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Syndopa CR 250 Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
Spasm of eyelids
Grinding of teeth
Trouble in sleeping
Back or leg pain
Loss of appetite
Swelling of feet or lower legs
Uncontrolled movements of the body
Difficulty in swallowing
Excessive watering of mouth
Unusual weight gain
Inability to move eyes
Difficulty in opening mouth
Difficulty in urination
Swelling of face
Bloody or black tarry stools
Loss of bladder control
Dryness of mouth
Swelling of foot or leg
Flushing of skin
High blood pressure
Upper respiratory infection
Syndopa CR 250 Tablet may also cause side-effects not listed here.
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
Before using Syndopa CR 250 Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Avoid iron salts
Avoid taking this medicine if suffering from mental or mood problems, or suicidal thoughts or attempts
Do not drive if experienced suddent onset of sleep
Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
Do not drive or operate machinery
Do not take iron salts within 2 hours before or 2 hours after taking carbidopa
Exercise caution if you have a diet that is high in protein or undergoing any tests for urine glucose or urine ketones
If you have been taking levodopa alone, do not start taking carbidopa until at least 12 hours after your final dose of levodopa
Potential to fall asleep suddenly
Pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding
Interactions with Syndopa CR 250 Tablet
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Syndopa CR 250 Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Syndopa CR 250 Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
When not to use Syndopa CR 250 Tablet
Hypersensitivity to Syndopa CR 250 Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Syndopa CR 250 Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
Acute narrow angle glaucoma
Allergic to carbidopa or any other ingredient
Blood or hormone problems
Blood pressure problems
History of fits; heart problems or blood pressure problems; asthma or other lung problems; liver or kidney problems; blood or hormone problems; depression or any other psychiatric disorder; ulcer in gut or have vomited blood or stomach or intestinal bleeding