Levodopa and Benserazide (Systemic)
Brand Names : Prolopa®
Side Effects of This Medicine
Along with its needed effects, a medicine
may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may
occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.
Other side effects may occur that usually
do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment
as your body adjusts to the medicine. However, check with your doctor if any
of the following side effects continue or are bothersome.
Absence of or decrease in body movement loss or impairment of
voluntary activity ; belching ; bitter taste; bizarre breathing; bloating or swelling of face, hands, lower legs, and/or feet; blurred vision; burning sensation of
the tongue; change in urinary frequency; change in walking and balance; clenching,
gnashing, or grinding teeth; constipation; cough; dark sweat; dark urine; decrease in urine production; diarrhea; dilated pupils; double vision; dry mouth; excessive watering of mouth; false or
unusual sense of well-being; fatigue and malaise; fever; general feeling
of discomfort or illness; hair loss; hallucinations and delusion; headache; hiccups; hoarseness; impairment in ability to think; increased
hand tremor; increased in sexual ability or desire; loss of bladder control; low back pain; mood or mental changes; muscle or bone pain; muscle spasm and
twitching; nervousness, restlessness, irritability,
insomnia; passing gas; rash; shakiness and unsteady walk, clumsiness, trembling
problems with muscle control or coordination; stomach
problems; tightness of the mouth, lips or tongue; trouble sleeping ; unusual
tiredness or weakness
Other side effects not listed above may also occur in some patients. If
you notice any other effects, check with your doctor.