The Human Experience with Intravenous Levodopa

Shan H. Siddiqi, Natalia K. Abraham, Christopher L. Geiger, Morvarid Karimi, Joel S. Perlmutter, Kevin J. Black
  • Frontiers in Pharmacology, January 2016, Frontiers Media SA
  • DOI: 10.3389/fphar.2015.00307

Safety of i.v. L-DOPA

What is it about?

This is a comprehensive review of published information about the safety of intravenous administration of the natural amino acid i.v. levodopa (L-DOPA). Fun fact: the first administration of levodopa for Parkinson disease was intravenous, not oral.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphar.2015.00307

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