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Rytary

Rytary

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Was on Rytary for a brief. Period of time & after reading the experiences of others, have a feeling I
didn't give it enough time. Will discuss w/my… read more

posted about 3 years ago

Azilect And Rytary. Does Generic Azilect Work As Well With Rytary ?

Azilect And Rytary. Does Generic Azilect Work As Well With Rytary ?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I am on both of those drugs but the brand not the generic. Seem to be working well.

posted about 3 years ago

Anyone Taking Rytary...slow Release Carbidopa Levodopa?

Anyone Taking Rytary...slow Release Carbidopa Levodopa?

My husband takes PD meds 3 X a day, but struggles with symptoms more mid day & was thinking of just using the Rytary for mid day dose. Neurologist said Rytary had more consistent results than sinemet CR.

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

My husband also takes Rytary. He started at 3 pills 3 x's a day, at 6 hr intervals, but after a year, his off time was occurring earlier, so the… read more

posted about 2 years ago

Rytary For Smoothing Out Dyskinesia?

Rytary For Smoothing Out Dyskinesia?

Does anyone take Rytary to smooth out instances of dyskinesia? Did you have more side effects? My doctor said I would feel weird on it.

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I am so sorry you had to go through this. Getting you off one then into another is physically and mentally painful

posted about 1 year ago

Has Anyone Tried The Drug Rytary?

Has Anyone Tried The Drug Rytary?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

i like Rytary. I was taking carb/levodopa 50/100 every 90 minutes. switching back to doses every 3 1/2 hours helps me rest better.

posted about 3 years ago

Any One On Rytary, How Is It

Any One On Rytary, How Is It

My doctor wants my wife to try Rytary for a month. She has a problem of falling back and leaning to her right Thank you for any help

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

If you go to rytary.com they have programs to help you pay for their medication they have a discount card and they also have a program to help… read more

posted over 3 years ago

Rytary Problems

Rytary Problems

I was takings carbidooa/ levodopa 4 x per day 2 tablets per time. My off periods started to increase but weren’t unmanageable. Three mOnths ago I swititched to Rytary ( 4x per day total 340 mg per time), I have been worse ( inconsistent effectiveness, each day is different, more anxiety, sleep is worse ( not sure if that is Rytary or something else). I just havedifficulty counting on the medication like I could the regular release carbidopa. I want to know if my experience is consistent (also… read more

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Rytary has Carbo in it. I am on 36.5 145. It still gives me off times but I can drive limited and walk the grandchild. I need 10 pills a day which… read more

posted almost 2 years ago

Are There Any Dietary Restrictions When Taking Rytary?

Are There Any Dietary Restrictions When Taking Rytary?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

i take rytary 4 times a day and it helps i try to a space it 4-5 hours apart.my tremor still comes back in the late afternoon. i have been having very… read more

posted almost 3 years ago

Do You Have Experience With Rytary? What Can You Tell Me?

Do You Have Experience With Rytary? What Can You Tell Me?

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

My doctor put me on Retary as soon as it became available. It made a tremendous difference in my walking. Unfortunately my wearing off periods became a… read more

posted over 3 years ago