Active ingredients: levodopa + carbidopa + entacapone
What it is used for
levodopa/carbidopa/entacapone is indicated for the management of patients with Parkinsonãs disease who are experiencing motor fluctuations.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Red, oval, biconvex coated tablet with '50' on one side and 'LEC'on the other side
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient levodopa + carbidopa + entacapone
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems