XADAGO  Dancing

As part of your PD treatment with levodopa/carbidopa, it's important to take XADAGO as your healthcare provider prescribes.

If you have questions about taking XADAGO, or your overall treatment plan, please ask your healthcare provider to explain the reason behind your treatment.

Getting Started1

XADAGO is a once-daily tablet available in two dose strengths: 50 mg and 100 mg.

The recommended starting dose of XADAGO is
50 mg once daily

50 mg

After 2 weeks, your healthcare provider may decide to increase your dose to 100 mg once daily, if necessary

100 mg
Images above are not actual size of XADAGO tablets

Once-daily XADAGO can be taken with or without food—and at any time of the day. If you are experiencing side effects, or feel like you’re not getting the symptom relief you need, be sure to talk to your healthcare provider as soon as possible. Do not change your dose or stop taking XADAGO unless your healthcare provider tells you to do so.


Before taking XADAGO, tell your healthcare provider about all the medications and supplements that you are taking. While taking XADAGO, discuss with your healthcare provider any medications you may consider starting or plan to take.

Ask your healthcare provider what medications you should not take with XADAGO1

The most common side effects when
taking XADAGO include1:

  • Uncontrolled, sudden movements (dyskinesia)
  • Falls
  • Nausea
  • Trouble sleeping or falling asleep (insomnia)

What can you do about side effects?1

Ask your healthcare provider about which side effects are likely to occur and what PD symptoms you should watch for. Tell your healthcare provider if you have any side effects that bother you or do not go away.

These are not all of the possible side effects of XADAGO. For more information, call your healthcare provider for medical advice about side effects. To report SUSPECTED ADVERSE REACTIONS or product complaints, contact US WorldMeds at 1-888-492-3246 (1-888-4XADAGO). You may also report SUSPECTED ADVERSE REACTIONS to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or www.fda.gov/medwatch.

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Pay as little as $25* on your next XADAGO prescription

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*Patients whose prescriptions will be paid for in part or in whole by Medicare, Medicaid, or any similar federal or state healthcare program, are not eligible for savings or rebates according to federal and state law.
The actual savings on your out-of-pocket costs for XADAGO will vary according to refill quantity, personal healthcare insurance coverage, and adherence to FDA dosing guidelines. Please review the XADAGO Prescription Savings Program Terms and Conditions to learn more.
  1. XADAGO Full Prescribing Information. May 2017.