Newer medications for treating motor symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease

While researchers are still focused on medications that could slow or halt the advances of PD, these newer medications are welcome additions for those whose symptoms are difficult to control.  Remarkably, in the last five years, seven new medications have been approved for the treatment of the motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease (PD), with two approved in 2020!

This article from the American Parkinson Disease Association also shows links (on the right margin under Categories) for many additional focus areas from Symptoms and Risk Factors to Living with Parkinsons Disease to Treatments & News Updates, and more.


New Treatments for Parkinson’s Disease