Requip Skin Patch Better Than Placebo at Improving Motor Function in Patients with Advanced Parkinson’s

Requip Skin Patch Better Than Placebo at Improving Motor Function in Patients with Advanced Parkinson’s
When used in combination with levodopa, Requip (ropinirole) patches result in greater improvements in motor function compared to placebo for patients with advanced Parkinson’s disease, a Phase 3 clinical trial has found. Trial findings also demonstrated the effectiveness of the new skin patch formulation was not inferior to Requip’s oral extended-release tablet formulation, suggesting the Requip skin patch may be ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2020-05-22By Joana Carvalho, PhD