Nuedexta Often Used to Treat Symptoms of Parkinson’s and Dementia Off-label, Study Finds

Nuedexta Often Used to Treat Symptoms of Parkinson’s and Dementia Off-label, Study Finds
An oral medicine approved to treat pseudobulbar affect — involuntary outbursts of laughing or crying — in people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis  or multiple sclerosis  is most often prescribed to treat those with Parkinson’s disease or dementia, a study based on U.S. health databases reports. The study “Assessment of Use of Combined Dextromethorphan and Quinidine in Patients With Dementia or Parkinson Disease After ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2019-01-14By Iqra Mumal