Syndopa is a combination medicine used to treat the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease and Parkinson’s-like symptoms which are associated with some other diseases. These may include shakiness, stiffness, and slowness of movement. These symptoms are usually caused by a lack of dopamine, a natural substance present in the brain.
Major & minor side effects for Syndopa Plus Tablet
- Dry mouth
- Nausea and Vomiting
- Uncontrolled body movements
- Feeling sad or empty
- Abdominal or stomach pain
- Irregular heartbeat
Uses of Syndopa Plus Tablet
What is it prescribed for?
- Parkinson’s Disease
This medicine is used to treat the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease and Parkinson-like symptoms associated with some other diseases. These symptoms may include shakiness, stiffness, slowness of movement, etc.
Commonly asked questions
Onset of actionThe effect of this medicine can be observed within 15 minutes of administration of the dose.
Duration of effectThe effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 5 to 24 hours.
Safe with alcohol?Consumption of alcohol during treatment with this medicine may increase the risk of severe side effects. These side effects may include confusion, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, weakness, and fainting. It is advised that you do not perform any activities that require high mental alertness like driving a vehicle or operating machinery if you consume alcohol while taking this medicine.
Is it habit forming?No habit-forming tendencies were reported.
Usage in pregnancy?
This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
Usage while breast-feeding?This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may advise you to discontinue breastfeeding or to discontinue the drug based on your clinical condition.
When not to use?
Narrow angle glaucoma
Nonselective monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs)
Falling asleep during daily activities
Use in Pediatrics
Low blood pressure levels
Interaction with Alcohol