Syndopa Plus tablet is used for the treatment of Parkinson's disease and movement disorders. Parkinson's disease is a brain disorder that can lead to loss of control over certain body functions of individuals and is accompanied by shaking, stiffness and difficulty with walking, balance and coordination. Syndopa Plus Tablet is a combination medicine containing levodopa and carbidopa. It increases the level of a chemical substance called dopamine, a decrease in the level of this substance is responsible for the symptoms of this disease. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed....
Q: What diet restrictions should I follow with Syndopa Plus tablet?
A: You should avoid having heavy meals or a protein-rich diet in large quantities. Avoid taking it with foods like egg, meat, milk or cheese as it may not work properly.
Q: Can Syndopa Plus be taken empty stomach?
A: It can be taken with or without food. Avoid protein meals as it can delay the action of this medicine.
Q: How Syndopa plus works?
A: This medicine works by increasing the levels of dopamine which is the main cause of parkinsonism.
Q: Can Syndopa Plus tablet cause dark urine?
A: Yes, this medicine can turn the colour of your urine, saliva and sweat dark (red, brown or black). This is not harmful and can sometimes also stain your clothes and bedding.
Q: Can we stop Syndopa Plus tablet?
A: No, do not stop taking Syndopa Plus tablet without consulting your doctor. Sudden stopping of this medicine may cause withdrawal symptoms and your condition might worsen. Hence, you should never stop taking this medicine even if you start feeling better.
Q: What is the composition of Syndopa plus?
A: The composition of Syndopa plus includes - levodopa and carbidopa, as its active ingredients.
Q: What is the difference between Syndopa plus and Syndopa Cr?
A: Both the medicines are antiparkinson's medicine having the same active ingredients. The only difference is, Syndopa Cr contains double the strength of ingredients as compared to Syndopa plus.