Duloxetine in Trial Fails to Ease Pain, But May Help with Motor Skills

Duloxetine in Trial Fails to Ease Pain, But May Help with Motor Skills
Use of duloxetine, a treatment for depression and nerve pain, fails to alleviate pain in people with Parkinson’s disease, according to data from a clinical trial. However, results also showed that it may be of benefit in easing motor symptoms and improving patients’ quality of life, although more studies are necessary. The findings, “A double-blind, randomized controlled trial of duloxetine ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2020-04-21By Joana Carvalho, PhD