Open Access Opinion

Levodopa Induced Movement Disorders

Behzad Saberi*

Medical Research, Iran

Corresponding Author

Received Date: April 30, 2019;  Published Date: May 24, 2019


In many patients under levodopa treatment, involuntary movements would eventually happen. Such dyskinesias are similar to tardive dyskinesias in appearance. Diphasic dyskinesias or dyskinesia-improved-dyskinesia (DID) can be seen during levodopa treatment, sometimes in combination with dystonia and usually appears with changes in dopamine levels.

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