Side Effects of TasmarTasmar is never used without carbidopa-levodopa, as it is not effective at treating Parkinson's disease without levodopa.
Common side effects of Tasmar (when combined with carbidopa-levodopa) include but are not limited to:
- Involuntary movements (dyskinesia)
- Sleeping problems (such as insomnia)
- Uncontrollable, sustained muscle contractions (dystonia).
(Click Tasmar Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Drug Interactions With TasmarTasmar can potentially interact with a number of other medicines (see Tasmar Drug Interactions).
Tasmar: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?Talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Tasmar if you have:
- Liver disease, such as liver failure, cirrhosis, or hepatitis
- Lung problems, such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Tasmar and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Tasmar and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Tasmar Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)