Larodopa

Active Ingredient(s): Levodopa
FDA Approved: * June 4, 1970
Pharm Company: * ROCHE
Category: Parkinsons

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Larodopa Overview

L-DOPA (/ldop/), also known as levodopa (/lvodop/) or L-3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine is an amino acid that is made and used as part of the normal biology of humans, as well as some animals and plants. Humans, as well as a portion of the other animals that utilize L-DOPA in their biology, make it via biosynthesis from the amino acid L-tyrosine. L-DOPA is the precursor to the neurotransmitters dopamine, norepinephrine (noradrenaline), and epinephrine (adrenaline), which are collectively known as ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Levodopa
  • Capsule: 100mg, 250mg, 500mg
  • Tablet: 100mg, 250mg, 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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