include: (a) dopamine, ropinirole, gabapentin (b) levodopa/carbidopa, ropinirole (c) metoclopramide, ropinarole, pramipexole (d) hydromorphone, gabapentin, quinine 6.
What does L/C stand for?
L/C stands for Levodopa/Carbidopa
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Levodopa/carbidopa has been shown to improve sleep at lower doses, however at higher doses may disrupt sleep with nightmares, hallucinations, vocalizations, and excessive daytime sleepiness.
Although beyond the scope of this review, a basic pathophysiologic understanding of psychotic symptoms (hallucinations, illusions, and the like) all revolve around excessive endogenous dopamine production centrally High dose levodopa/carbidopa may mimic these processes.
Clinical and biochemical studies with controlled-release levodopa/carbidopa.
The drug was approved as Tasmar in January 1998 for adjunctive use in patients whose Parkinson's symptoms are not adequately controlled despite being on adequate doses of levodopa/carbidopa, according to the FDA.