Levodopa is available with carbidopa as immediate release carbidopa/levodopa 10/100, 25/100, and 25/250. It is also available in a sustained-release form as car-bidopa/levodopa 25/100 and 50/200. An orally dissolvable form of immediate release carbidopa/levodopa (Parcopa®) is available as 10/100, 25/100, and 25/250. Finally, levodopa is available with the COMT inhibitor, entacapone, in the following combinations: Stalevo® 50 (carbidopa 12.5mg/levodopa 50mg/entacapone 200 mg), Stalevo® 100 (carbidopa 25/levodopa 100/entacapone 200), and Stalevo® 150 (carbidopa 37.5/levodopa 150/entacapone 200).
Was this article helpful?