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clinical manifestations of Parkinson's
tremor at rest
bradykinesia
flat affect
festinating gait
frequency in general population
1-2 per 1000 people
frequency in >85 years of age
50%
drug that doesn't cross blood-brain barrier
Dopamine
combo drug of L-Dopa and carbidopa
Sinemet
List Dopamine agonists
Bromocriptine
Pergolide
1st line drug for Parkinsons
Bromocriptine
administration of bromocriptine
oral
metabolizes serotonin/norepinephrine
MAO-A
metabolizes dopamine
MAO-B
selective monoamine oxidase B inhibitor
Selegiline
adjunctive treatment to L-DOPA
Selegiline or Carbidope
antiviral drug for Parkinsons
Amantadine
contraindications of selegiline/MAO
tricyclic antidepressants
serotonin specific reuptake inhibitors (SSRI)
self-mutilating syndrome caused by
too much serotonin
List Anticholernergics for Parkinsons
Benztropine
contraindications for anticholinergics
prostatic hyperplasia
obstructive GI disease
Tardive Dyskinesia
consequence of long-term antipsychotic drug treatment
list anticholinergics for Parkinsons
Benztropine
Cogentin
biperiden
orphenadrine
procyclidine
List MAOI for Parkinson's
Selegiline
Tolcapone
Inhibits COMT for Parkinsons
tolcapone
drug used early in Parkinsons while system still exists
Selegiline
types of SSRI
Prozac
Zoloft
Paxil
improves rigitdity and tremor, but minor effect on bradykinesia
Anticholinergics
experience decline in response in 3-5 years
L-dopa and carbidopa
adverse effects of bromocriptine
hallucinatiosn
confusion
nausea
hypotension
Contraindications for antimuscarinics for Parkinsons'
prostatic hyperplasia
obstructive GI disease