Levodopa News and Research

RSS
Research to investigate new drug for Parkinsons disease

Research to investigate new drug for Parkinsons disease

Inserting corrective genes into the brain to fight Parkinson's disease

Inserting corrective genes into the brain to fight Parkinson's disease

New screening tool prevents wrong patients from receiving Parkinson's surgery

New screening tool prevents wrong patients from receiving Parkinson's surgery

Clinical trial established that two drugs, levodopa and pramipexole, are both viable initial treatments for Parkinson's disease

Clinical trial established that two drugs, levodopa and pramipexole, are both viable initial treatments for Parkinson's disease

Clinical study compares treatments in early Parkinson's disease

Clinical study compares treatments in early Parkinson's disease

Levodopa and pramipexole appear to be reasonable options as initial therapy for Parkinson disease

Levodopa and pramipexole appear to be reasonable options as initial therapy for Parkinson disease

Elevated homocysteine levels have been associated with an increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer disease

Elevated homocysteine levels have been associated with an increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer disease

IMPAX receives final FDA approval for generic version of Sinemet CR

IMPAX receives final FDA approval for generic version of Sinemet CR

Britannia Pharmaceuticals’ partner receives FDA approval for Parkinson’s disease treatment

Britannia Pharmaceuticals’ partner receives FDA approval for Parkinson’s disease treatment

Ritalin drug used to treat hyperactive children boosts the potency of Parkinson's drug levodopa

Ritalin drug used to treat hyperactive children boosts the potency of Parkinson's drug levodopa

Antiepileptic drug Levetiracetam may help patients with Parkinson's disease

Antiepileptic drug Levetiracetam may help patients with Parkinson's disease

Research shows giving Tourette Syndrome patients the drug levodopa normalizes brain activity

Research shows giving Tourette Syndrome patients the drug levodopa normalizes brain activity