Wearing off and dyskinesia

Parkinson's UK
Parkinson's UK
Publication date:
12 June 2014


If you have been taking a Parkinson’s drug that contains levodopa (for example co-beneldopa or co-careldopa) for several years, you may develop side effects that can affect your movement.   This information describes the movement problems that can happen, what might cause them and how they can be controlled.