Parkinson’s Medications Relieve Central Pain Better than Other Types of Pain, Study Finds

Parkinson’s Medications Relieve Central Pain Better than Other Types of Pain, Study Finds
Treatment with standard Parkinson’s therapies, such as levodopa or dopamine agonists, can provide effective relief of central parkinsonian pain, but they may fail to manage motor symptoms in these patients, a study has found. As many patients with Parkinson’s disease experience some type of pain, these findings suggest that clinicians should take an integrated approach to ensure adequate care for ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2019-05-17By Ana Pena