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Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Is hypersexuality a common side effect when taking Sinimet/Permax. What is recommended treatment,if any.
While not common, this is a well recognized side effect of Sinemet or the dopamine agonist medications. Dose adjustment or trial of a different agonist usually helps correct this problem.
Arif Dalvi, MD
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati