CarbidopaFDA Approved: * March 10, 2014
Pharm Company: * AMERIGEN PHARMS LTD
Carbidopa (Lodosyn) is a drug given to people with Parkinson's disease in order to inhibit peripheral metabolism of levodopa. This property is significant in that it allows a greater proportion of peripheral levodopa to cross the blood–brain barrier for central nervous system effect. Contents 1 Pharmacology 2 pharmacology 2 3 Synthesis 4 References 5 External links Pharmacology Carbidopa inhibits aromatic-L-amino-acid decarboxylase (DOPA decarboxylase or DDC), ... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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