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My husband does not want to take meds due to reaction to amantadine where legs swelled. What does sinemet do for you? Concerned that he might enjoy life more if not so tired physically and could walk at a "normal" speed
I've seen other people who resist taking medications. If you resist taking the medication you'll never get well. When they are taken do so at the correct learn all you can about the medicine and it's… read more
Sinimet makes me feel like s*** all the time so I quit taking it since I’ve been housebound and while the symptoms have worsened somewhat they have not been as much of a problem as feeling as badly as Sinimet makes me feel 24/7. My wife claims that she heard one of the doctors say that the sentiment also slows down the progression of the Parkinson’s. Does anybody know if that’s valid. The symptoms are not bad enough to want to be trapped at home feeling that poorly.
Sinemet is unpredictable no PD patient are equal. .Multiple combinations is the treatment of choice but exercise is an alternative that may improve use the medication in favor of you..Parkinson is… read more
I was just talking to someone in the drug section at publix who asked me why i did not take Sinemet instead of Carbidopa, after I had a problem with the new manufacturer they were using for my Carbi. It was not reacting with me well.. I did not know why my doctor did not give me Sinemet. Maybe because the price is higher?? I will have to look into that. My question is, do any of you take Sinemet instead of Carbidopa and why, and if you found it to work better,
I was diagnosed about 15 months ago and since then, my appetite has decreased. I can only eat half my dinner, but very hungry a few hours later
I’m not enjoying any kind of meat, though fish is… read more
I love Rytary, it is so much better than Sinement. I have fever side effects and it works so much better. My insurance doesn’t have it on their formulary. They cover it after my neurologist writes a… read more
I am just starting on cinnamon. Still on the 1/2 a pill three times a day until I graduate to a whole pill next week. As I thought about how to schedule taking the drug I stumbled when trying to figure out the evening one. If I have to take it at least one hour before I eat or two hours after I’ve eaten then what is the optimal approach. If I take him an hour before it will pretty well wear off by the time I go to bed but on the other hand if I take it two hours after eating it affect is… read more
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