• Levodopa medical facts from Drugs.com

    www.drugs.com/mtm/levodopa.html Levodopa is a medication used to treat Parkinson's disease. Parkinson's disease is associated with low levels of a chemical called dopamine (doe PA meen) in the brain.
  • Levodopa and Carbidopa: MedlinePlus Drug Information

    www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a601068.html The combination of levodopa and carbidopa is used to treat the symptoms of Parkinson's disease and Parkinson's-like symptoms that may develop after ...
  • L-DOPA - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levodopa L-DOPA (/ ˌ ɛ l ˈ d oʊ p ə / or levodopa / ˌ l ɛ v oʊ ˈ d oʊ p ə /) (alt., L-3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine) is a chemical that is made and used as part of the ...
    • Carbidopa / Levodopa | National Parkinson Foundation

      www.parkinson.org/understanding-parkinsons/treatment/.../Carbidopa-levodopa What are the Facts? Levodopa was developed in the late 1960s and was the first medication proven effective in treating a chronic neurodegenerative disease like PD.
    • Parkinson's Disease Treatment Options - WebMD

      www.webmd.com/parkinsons-disease/.../understanding-parkinsons-disease-treatment Symptoms of Parkinson’s disease can often be effectively controlled for years with medication. Levodopa -- also called L-dopa -- is the drug most often prescribed ...
    • levodopa-carbidopa, Sinemet, Sinemet CR, Parcopa - MedicineNet

      www.medicinenet.com/levodopa-carbidopa/article.htm Levodopa-carbidopa (Sinemet, Sinemet CR, Parcopa), a drug to treat Parkinson's disease. Information includes side effects, dosing, drug interactions, and warnings and ...