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Before you begin Parkinson's treatment with Stalevo, warnings and precautions for the medication should be discussed with your healthcare provider. For example, tell him or her if you have glaucoma, heart problems, or kidney disease before taking Stalevo. Warnings and precautions also include being aware of drugs that may interact with Stalevo and watching out for signs of neuroleptic malignant syndrome during treatment.

Stalevo: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Stalevo® (carbidopa-levodopa-entacapone) if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
     
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
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