L Tyrosine may be helpful
My next attempt at relief is to try L Tyrosine is a non essential amino acid that is the precursor of the neurotransmitter, dopamine. Tyrosin...
This what my neuro dr. told me today
C/L long use is causing dyskinesia - nonsense; dyskinesia is caused by the advanced PD - not enough cells to store/produce dopamine left; he ...
A second medication
I'm looking for something I can take for RLS a couple of times a week that it not an opiate....
What Every PWP Needs To Know About Probiotics For Their Symptoms and Quality of Life
Although the great majority of PD / probiotic studies involve animals, there are many human studies that show benefits that would definitely ...
I attended the 2017 AGM in London yesterday and learnt about Isometric exercise. I learnt how it increases muscle mass and as a consequence, ...
Anxiety with PD and the treatments?
However, after some internet research and liaising with my PD nurse, the verdict appears to be more that this will need to be tackled with an...
Parkinson’s or Hypothyroidism?
I am wondering if anyone ever got similar numbers as test results and/or if anyone understands what they mean....
excess dopamine, very interesting article.
Chronic BOREDOM? Dopaminergic in nature?
Hi, all. Does anybody else here suffer from lack of enthusiasm?...
Has anybody had any experience of taking the drug Levodopa, which is a Dopamine supplement / replacement?...
I recently went to the pharmacy to pick up my medication, in which I usually get a 90 days supply, but the pharmacist told me that I can only...
Tremor when excited/involved/emotional
Can someone please help me understand the science behind why I get all shaky when I'm in the spotlight? I'm not nervous or afraid, and it's o...
Doctor Buchfuhrer's Augmentation Algorithm
As augmentation due to dopamine agonists is such a strong ( and unhappy ) topic on this site, due chiefly to pramipexole, and as it has affli...
Risk of long-term levodopa/carbidopa side effects
I recently came across an article produced by the Cleveland Clinic which was an eye-opener. It said " While Sinemet is the most effective med...
Hi all, does anyone have any success stories on using DA's? I'm sure my Neuro is going to try and steer me this way soon but I'm wary having ...
Hi guys Can I ask if anyone who treats their rls with dopamine agonists notices an increase in their shopping habits ie overspending for item...
hi, my name is greg, I've been suffering with rls for 10yrs now I'm currently taking 4mg a day of mirapex and it's getting worse, my neurolog...
This’s all natural sweetener in clinical studies prevented alpha-subnuclein protein from clumping into Lewy bodies that form in PD patients....
Augmentation, opiates, benzodiazepines
I read a lot on here about the danger of augmentation with dopamine agonists and of switching to opiates. But from what I read, opiates are a...
Side effects of PD medicines
Prolonged exposure to dopamine replacement drugs can lead to dyskinesia, causing involuntary jerking and spasms of the whole body. https://w...
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