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  • StemCellAmerica in SanDiego treats patients across the border with fetal stem cells. I read Ed Begley Jr. has had it done. Its expensive but I am just too afraid my wife will not be safe from any mishaps. Looks like a professional outfit.

  • Yes I read it here! My wife takes generic caradopa/levodopa and she drinks a cup of peppermint tea in the morning. I bought a bottle of drops and it has worked now for about a week! So happy. Thanks to all.

  • It seems San Diego California is becoming the center for the research in PD stem cell study. Aspen Neuroscience has been offered a go ahead study possibly FDA blessed for a clinical trial for use of regenerative dopamine stem cells for Parkinson’s patients. I know this is already being heralded by scientists. Looks like there is some hope. I just…[Read more]

  • Thanks Jean, My wife has such an urgent need when she wakes up to take it.  I am going to get her to wait and have her take it with breakfast. It really ruins her day. I hope this will alleviate her symptom. It just is happening to often now.  You are correct about trying to figure out a pattern with PD.  Thank you.


  • Hi Jean, I have her eat some soda crackers first thing in the morning. Don’t know what helps. I do think it could be the formulation generic has in each pill (?). She used to use Mylan, the blue tab –  but the pharmacy can not get it lately. I think it was better. Insurance just buys cheaper and cheaper drugs and they send you what they are told.…[Read more]

  • Hi friends, this is my first post. My wife takes generic cardopa/levodopa at a rate of 1.5 pills every 4 hours. Stops at 8pm at night. Diagnosed 7 years ago. She has been complaing of nausea in the morning till 11 am lately. This is becoming increasingly noticed, seems to be getting worse. Her bowel movements are every 3-4days.  The manufacturer…[Read more]

  • Robert became a registered member 1 year, 6 months ago

    • hi robert
      Welcome to the forum! I am one of the moderators, diagnosed in 2015 at age 61. If there is anything specific you would like to see discussed on the forum, feel free to post a new topic in any of our forums or jump in on an existing topic:

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