I took 9 sinemet (carbidopa and levodopa) tablet a day, is that to much?

Sinemet (carbidopa and levodopa) Not sure what milligram each, but if that's what your doctor prescribed & your symptoms are under control & you are tolerating the medication well, then you should be ok.

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What is the maximum dosage per day for Sinemet (carbidopa and levodopa) tablets?

Variable, but. In my experience, the maximum Sinemet (carbidopa and levodopa) dosing is the 25/250 tab four times daily, and if this seems to wear off, one can add Comtan (entacapone). Problem with going too high with L-DOPA is incidence of dyskinesias. Read more...

On sinemet (carbidopa and levodopa) 2 times per day 62.5. I want off this to try other alternatives first how do I safely do this. I do not agree with my diagnosis of pd.?

Wean off . Need to slowly wean off. Stopping this med suddenly will cause a withdrawal reaction. Speak with your physician about a safe weaning process. Read more...
See your doctor. If you can't find any common ground then it's best to part ways and find a physician you feel mors comfortable with. That said, you should negotiate a time period during which you can try alternatives before resuming orthodox therapy. Your doctor will help wean you. Read more...

Does a reduction in Sinemet (carbidopa and levodopa) to 300mg per day from 550mg after DBS considered too aggressive or sub-therapeutic? Can it lead to apathy?

Sinemet (carbidopa and levodopa) change. This change in your medication is not a big change. Perhaps the idea is to see what your symptoms are with less medicine? Certain symptoms respond well to DBS, others do not. It is not likely you will apathetic with this change in the dose. Read more...
Depends ! on whether we are talking about the carbidopa (doses often 30 to 300) or the levidopa (doses 300 to more than 600).. sinemet (carbidopa and levodopa) has two drugs in it. Certainly, the effects of all the treatments will require adjustment and the effect of each adjustment is very fast (2-5 days). cannot say in your particular case, though. Read more...

Which is more likely to increase psychoses. Increasing stalevo (carbidopa and levodopa and entacapone) from 125 to 150 on the same schedule or changing the dosage from 6 to 7 per day?

Less risk by inc frq. In the treatment of Parkinson's patients with Sinemet (carbidopa and levodopa) it is generally believed that increased frequency of medication dosage is preferable for a variety of reasons including less risk of precipitating psychoses by the medication. Having said that-the most honest answer is "you will never know until you try it." Read more...