Amantadine and anticholinergics

Joseph S. Chung, Allan D. Wu, Mark F. Lew

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Abstract

Amantadine and anticholinergics have been used for several decades as therapy for Parkinson’s disease (PD). In spite of reduced interest in these compounds with the advent of more specific dopaminergic therapies, there remain clinical situations where amantadine and anticholinergics retain clinical usefulness and a role in the contemporary treatment of PD.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Parkinson's Disease, Third Edition
PublisherCRC Press
Pages363-380
Number of pages18
ISBN (Electronic)9780203912164
ISBN (Print)9780824742423
StatePublished - Jan 1 2003
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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