I have recently found that my madopar has very little effect and this happened over a couple of days. I am also experiencing numbness, pain and pins/needles in my hands and feet.
Has anyone else encountered this. I am 49 and still working, but have gone to being bed ridden in a week. My GP has ran blood tests and says everything is normal, but something serious is going on. I have also had a very obvious reaction to eating any protein for about a year (meds’ don’t work) and I have a very restrictive diet). I am currently taking madopar and entacapone 5 times a day and gabapentin for central pain.
Any advice would be appreciated, I am starting to get really worried and I don’t think my GP knows where to send me.
Arrange an appointment to see your nurse or you consultant who will be able to review your medication
I hope all is well.
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try to think if your routine has changed in anyway or have you had any injections or added any supplements I find that little changes can have dramatic effects, have you had constipation, indigestion , illness, vomiting try to think of as many as you can and take it from there