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Comtan

Comtan

What are common side effects?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Earl has been taking entacapone the generic form of comcan for a about a year, It really helped him. He was able to reduce the amount of… read more

posted over 3 years ago

Comtan

Comtan

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

- Entacapone made my symptoms of dyskinesia greatly esclate/I had to stop that drug immediately/You can't win

posted 8 months ago

Comtan

Comtan

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Doing a side step and using a laser pointer helps with freezing but it is bad. I have it every day too!

posted almost 4 years ago

Has Any Taking Comtan?

Has Any Taking Comtan?

MDS suggested I start taking Comtan and wonder if others have...if so how often and what about any side effects. I would be interested in you comments.

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

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posted about 2 years ago

Comtan

Comtan

My Neurologist was going to add entacapone to help with my mobility problems. However cost was so high that we decided to forgo that option. Have others experienced the high cost?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

All of PD medicines are expensive.

posted about 2 years ago

Is It Common For Someone With Parkinsons To Be Unable To Make Any Decisions ?

Is It Common For Someone With Parkinsons To Be Unable To Make Any Decisions ?

My husband has parkinsons cannot make even the smallest decisions some days is this common.

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I have that problem quite often. But it is also a symptom of depression, so I must have a double dose of it! I have trouble especially when shopping or… read more

edited, originally posted over 2 years ago

What Am I Doing Wrong?

What Am I Doing Wrong?

After I take my medication, my legs stiffen up and I feel sick to my stomach! This can last anywhere from 2 to 6 hours.I have tried eating with my medication and fasting an hour before and after taking my medication.I take 8 Sinemet 100/25 a day 4 Comtan a day and 1 Rasageline a day !

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Interesting Viclyn, I can't take any meds that make me drowsy, I have to preform 24/7 at a moment's notice, people depend on me. I'll take it up with my… read more

posted 6 months ago

Mainly Nausea And Insomnia...Insomnia Now Solved...Nausea A Lot But Controllable And Worth It

Mainly Nausea And Insomnia...Insomnia Now Solved...Nausea A Lot But Controllable And Worth It

I do not sleep well. I fall asleep forty- five mins and wake up and lay awake. I fall back to sleep after a period of time and wake up every hour or two. Could my meds be a factor? I'm on sinemet, requip, azilect, and comtan. I use good bedtime hygene. Any suggestions, thoughts?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Doctors in California, and the VA, with whom I'm dependant upon, will not prescribe anti-anxiety medication. I just got back to the US after living in… read more

posted 18 days ago

Is It Common For Signs Of Dementia To Appear Early On ?

Is It Common For Signs Of Dementia To Appear Early On ?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I went threw a time where I was having trouble with my memory. Would not dare be with out my fish oil. Check me out on YouTube put in Joe Bramante it's… read more

posted 8 months ago