Comtan is a prescription medication that is used to treat along with other medications to treat the ‘wearing off’ symptoms of Parkinson’s disease including poor muscle control, muscle spasms, stiffness and tremors. Comtan contains entacapone and works with other medications to increase the level of levodopa in the body.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Comtan include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of entacapone:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Comtan?
If you miss a dose of Comtan, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Comtan?
Comtan is available in a strength of 200mg.