Exenatide treatment alleviated symptoms of depression in patients

Exenatide treatment alleviated symptoms of depression in patients
(IOS Press) Non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's disease (PD), such as depression, apathy, cognitive impairment, sleep disorders, and sensory symptoms, can have a greater impact on health-related quality of life than motor deficits. In a post hoc analysis of the exenatide-PD trial results, investigators found that patients on exenatide treatment experienced improvements in severity of depression, independent of whether their motor ... read more
Source: Eureka AlertPublished on 2018-08-01