Tasmar Oral Tablet 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Tasmar 100mg Tab
Valeant Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: TASMAR 100  |  V
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Tasmar 100mg Tab
Valeant Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: TASMAR 100  |  ROCHE

What is this Medicine?

TOLCAPONE (TOLE ka pone) is used in combination with levodopa-carbidopa therapy to treat Parkinson's disease.

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Tasmar 100mg Tablet

NDC: 001870938
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Parkinson's Disease

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Tasmar 100mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_8363.JPG
Valeant Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: TASMAR 100  |  V
Shape: hexagonal (6-sided)
Color: beige

Reported Side Effects for Tasmar 100mg Tablet

Feeling Sick Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hypoxia Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Mucle Tone Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elated Mood Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Breathing Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Brain Infection Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Eye Inflammation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Brain Dysfunction Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid Around The Heart Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Cataracts Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Ulcer Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Hair Loss Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Cholecystitis Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Delirium Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Blood Clot Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Psychosis Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Inceased Urination Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Heart Attack Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Rhinitis Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Increased Blood Sugar Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dandruff Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Intestinal Bleeding Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Difficulty Swallowing Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Discoloration Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Vaginal Infection Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hives Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Retaining Urine Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Muscle Twitches Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nighttime Urination Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Increased Sexual Desire Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Sexual Desire Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Vocal Cords Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Bleeding Within The Eye Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Overbreathing Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hostility Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Hiccups Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Mouth Sores Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Ear Pain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Paranoia Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Double Vision Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Choreoathetosis Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Chills Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Parosmia Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loss Of Memory Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Brain Attack Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Extra Saliva Production Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Erythema Multiforme Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Diabetes Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Failure Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Mania Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Migraine Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Dehydration Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Throat Inflammation Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Cholesterol Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nerve Pain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Colon Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Eye Pain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Urination Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Gallstones Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Boils Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Suddenly Stopped Heart Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Irregular Heart Beat Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Scaly And Itchy Rashes Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Blood Clot In Lung Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Anemia Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nose Bleed Incidence:
0.1-1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hyperesthesia Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Back Pain Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Emotional Lability Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Swelling Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Irritability Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Depression Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Distressed Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Uncontrolled Urination Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Shaking Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Balance Problems Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bleeding Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stuffy Nose Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Pain Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Arthropathy Incidence:
1.0-2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dysarthria Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hyperkinesis Incidence:
2.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Urine Discoloration Incidence:
2.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Gas Incidence:
2.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flu Incidence:
3.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
3.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
4.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Fainting Incidence:
4.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
5.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
5.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
6.0-8.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
6.0-13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hallucinations Incidence:
8.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
8.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
10.0-11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
10.0-11.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Postural Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
13.0-14.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
14.0-18.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
16.0-18.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Cramps Incidence:
17.0-18.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
19.0-23.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dystonic Reaction Incidence:
19.0-22.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
24.0-25.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
30.0-35.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dyskinesia Incidence:
42.0-51.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Tasmar 100mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Tasmar 100mg Tablet(Tolcapone)
Alcohol and Tolcapone(Tolcapone)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking Tolcapone. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together, and alcohol can interfere with the effectiveness of Tolcapone treatment by affecting your balance and movements. Do not drive or operate machinery if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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