Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets
Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets
Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets
Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets
Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets

Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets

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15 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 37.97
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Carbidopa(25.0 Mg) + Levodopa(100.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-PARKINSONIAN

Medical Description

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 ind...
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uses

Uses of Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets

Syndopa Plus tablet is used for the treatment of Parkinson's disease characterised by impaired posture and balance, shakiness, stiffness of muscle and inability to perform basic body movements.
contraindications

Contraindications of Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to levodopa, carbidopa or any ingredients of Syndopa Plus tablet.
  • If you have a history of skin cancer called melanoma or the presence of moles on the skin which have not been clinically checked by a doctor.
  • If you are taking medicines for mental health disorders belonging to a class MOAIs like Rasagiline should be stopped at least 14 days before you start taking this medicine.
  • If you have raised pressure in the eyes, it is condition called narrow-angle Glaucoma.
  • If you are diagnosed with any serious mental illness.
  • If you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant or if you are a breastfeeding mother.
sideEffects

Side effects of Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • Uncontrolled movements
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dry mouth
  • Diarrhoea
  • Reduced appetite
  • Drowsiness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Syndopa Plus tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Syndopa Plus tablet should not be taken by a pregnant woman or woman of childbearing age. However, it can be prescribed in some instances where the benefit of the treatment outweighs the risk to the developing foetus.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Syndopa Plus tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is not advised to take this medicine if you are breastfeeding your baby as levodopa passes into breast milk.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Syndopa Plus tablet?
A:
It is not advised to drive or operate heavy machinery if you have taken Syndopa Plus tablet as it makes you dizzy and drowsy and can also affect your balance and movements.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Syndopa Plus tablet?
A:
You should avoid alcohol consumption while taking Syndopa Plus tablet.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience mood changes, sleep attacks or excessive sleepiness.
  • You have a history of fits.
  • You have or had an ulcer in your stomach or intestine.
  • You have had a heart attack or heart disorder or breathing problems.
  • You have had kidney, liver or hormonal problems.
  • You have a due surgery or operation.
  • You have an eye condition called 'glaucoma’, you will need to have regular checks on the pressure in your eye.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Syndopa Plus offers relief in symptoms of Parkinson’s disease by increasing the levels of dopamine in the brain. Levodopa gets converted into Dopamine. This dopamine gives relief from symptoms of Park...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • Take Syndopa Plus tablet as a whole with a sufficient amount of water.
  • Try to take it at a fixed time every day as advised by your doctor.
  • Do not skip the doses even if you feel better.
interactions

Interactions of Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Syndopa Plus tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially, if you are taking any other medicine especially to treat Parkinson’s disease.
  • If you are taking any iron preparations as it may decrease the effectiveness of the Syndopa Plus tablet when used concomitantly.
  • Medicine for any mental illness may cause worsening of side effects; the dose needs to be adjusted.
  • The patient’s response should be monitored when administered Syndopa Plus tablet with anticholinergic preparations like Benzatropine and Procyclidine.
  • You may experience low blood pressure on standing suddenly from lying posture if you are on any antihypertensives.
  • Medicine for tuberculosis and epilepsy may require a change in dosage.

Interactions with food items

Absorption of levodopa may be impaired in some patients with a high protein diet. Avoid taking Syndopa Plus tablets with heavy meals.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • Store Syndopa Plus tablet at a temperature below 30°C.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Syndopa Plus Strip Of 15 Tablets

Overdose

If you happen to take more than the prescribed dose of Syndopa Plus tablet, report to the nearest hospital immediately. It may cause rapid, irregular heartbeats, uncontrolled muscular twitching and lo...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Syndopa Plus tablet, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do not ta...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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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.

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ContainsCarbidopa(25.0 Mg),Levodopa(100.0 Mg)
UsesParkinson's disease
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, dry mouth, headache
Last Updated on: 21 Dec 2021 | 03:30 PM (IST)
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