Levodopa, Carbidopa, and Entacapone
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Levodopa, Carbidopa, and Entacapone?

(lee voe DOE pa, kar bi DOE pa, & en TA ka pone)

• This medicine is used to treat Parkinson's disease.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have liver disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have lung disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have seizures, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• You may not be alert. Avoid driving, doing other tasks or activities until you see how this medicine affects you.

• Avoid alcohol (includes wine, beer, and liquor) or other medicines and natural products that slow your actions and reactions.

• Avoid high protein diet. Be consistent with protein intake.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant.

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