Tag: Sinemet, Carbidopa + Levodopa

Understanding Sinemet and Affordable Access to General Health Drugs in the United States

Brief Overview of Sinemet Sinemet is a medication commonly prescribed to treat the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease, such as tremors, stiffness, and slowness of movement. It combines two active ingredients, carbidopa, and levodopa. Carbidopa helps prevent the breakdown of levodopa in the bloodstream before it can reach the brain, allowing more levodopa to enter the brain and be converted to dopamine, a neurotransmitter that helps control movement. Sinemet is available in different strengths and formulations to suit individual needs. It…