The Hip: Preservation, Replacement and Revision

Carbidopa/Levodopa (Sinemet)

- For Parkinson's dz; Start at 10/100 mg bid/tid; titrate as needed;
- May cause psychic disturbances, orthostatic hypotension, dyskinesias, cardiac arrhythmias;
* may promote bone healing

L-dopa in the treatment of nonunited fractures.

Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Tuesday, July 3, 2012 12:18 pm