Active Ingredient(s):Carbidopa + Levodopa FDA Approved: * June 10, 2005 Pharm Company: *RANBAXY Category:Parkinsons
Carbidopa/levodopa, also known as levocarb and co-careldopa, is the combination of the two medications carbidopa and levodopa. It is primarily used to manage the symptoms of Parkinson's disease, but it does not slow down the disease or stop it from getting worse. It is taken by mouth. It can take two to three weeks of treatment before benefits are seen. Each dose then begins working in about ten minutes to two hours w...
* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers. 6 Discussions