Levodopa-Sparing Medications May Help Patients in Early Stages of Parkinson’s, Study Suggests

Levodopa-Sparing Medications May Help Patients in Early Stages of Parkinson’s, Study Suggests
Neurologists treating patients with early-stage Parkinson’s disease should prescribe more often therapies that spare patients from starting levodopa too soon in order to delay onset of side effects associated with long-term use of the medicine, findings from a study conducted in Romania suggest. Researchers believe that even if a doctor believes a patient’s clinical situation required management with levodopa, they ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2019-05-13By Ana Pena