L-Dopa

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Israel's NeuroDerm banks $16M to advance its Parkinson's pump

Israeli biotech NeuroDerm has secured a $16 million investment to support its work on a wearable treatment for Parkinson's disease, working through a mid-stage study on its lead candidate for the neurodegenerative ailment.The latest round, led by existing ... [Published FierceBiotech - 3 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

NEWS FROM THE AAN ANNUAL MEETING: Why Did Preladenant for Parkinson's Fail in the Phase 3 Trial?

Back to Top | Article Outline ARTICLE IN BRIEFIn a failed phase 3 trial of early Parkinson's disease patients, neither preladenant (an adenosine 2a receptor antagonist) nor rasagiline (the active control) showed significant benefit over placebo .PHILADELPHIA—One ... [Published Neurology Today - 13 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Colorado Parkinson's disease patients fight for best possible life

A diagnosis of Parkinson's disease is devastating and brings with it a steep learning curve. If climbed, patients say, life can be good.Amid speculation that a recent diagnosis of Parkinson's, or depression associated with it, , local patients with the ... [Published Denver Post - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Robin Williams' Other Legacy: Raising Parkinson's Awareness, Funding

With tributes flowing in for Robin Williams, the chief medical official at the National Parkinson’s Foundation is hopeful the comedian’s passing will help raise awareness of the disease and the “double whammy” it poses to patients who also experience ... [Published NewsMax.com - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Mucuna Pruriens From Keter Wellness Contains Highest Natural Levels Of L-Dopa At 20%

Mucuna Pruriens From Keter Wellness Contains Highest Natural Levels Of L-Dopa At 2 ... [Published MENAFN - Aug 15 2014]
Entities: L-Dopa
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Robin Williams dead: What is Parkinson's disease?

Robin Williams was in the early stages of Parkinson’s disease when he died earlier this week in an apparent suicide, his wife has said. He hadn’t been ready to "share publicly" his battle with the condition, Susan Schneider said, while he, like many of ... [Published The Independent - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Mucuna Pruriens From Keter Wellness Contains Highest Natural Levels Of L-Dopa At 20%

) South Lake Tahoe, CA -- A little known, yet long used, Ayurveda herb called Mucuna pruriens, is now one of the most sought after herbs in the herbal supplement industry. With the highest natural levels of L-DOPA, this plant has a lot to offer stress ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

18 ways to bet on Parkinson's miracle cure

Robin Williams’ death — and disclosure he was suffering from early-stage Parkinson’s disease — saddened the world this week. But investors are looking for hope from companies working on a cure.There are 18 companies with shares that trade on a major U.S. ... [Published USA Today - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

A randomised clinical trial to evaluate the effects of Plantago ovata husk in Parkinson patients: ...

Plantago ovata husk therapy could be used in patients with Parkinson disease to reduce the symptoms of gastrointestinal disorders, but it is important to know whether this compound modifies levodopa pharmacokinetics. The maintenance of constant plasma ... [Published 7thSpace - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Is Levodopa Still the Best Initial Treatment for Parkinsons?

S. Andrew Josephson, M.D.DisclosuresAccessMedicine from McGraw-HillPatients with idiopathic Parkinson’s disease (PD) are treated, often successfully, with various medications in the hope of preventing progressive disability. Three major classes of drugs ... [Published Diabetes Care - Aug 08 2014]
Entities: L-Dopa, agonist, Dopamine
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 2 reports

NeuroDerm Parkinson's Drug Eligible For EU Centralized Procedure

By NeuroDerm , a clinical stage pharmaceutical company focused on central nervous system (CNS) products, announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) pronounced eligibility of its Parkinson’s drug ND0612H for the European Union Centralized Proc ... [Published Pharmaceutical Online - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Long-term Parkinson's treatment sheds bad rep

Many doctors delay prescribing an effective treatment for Parkinson’s disease out of fear that the drug will cause side effects if given too early. That fear may be unfounded, a new study suggests.Since the 1960s, doctors have prescribed levodopa to ease ... [Published Science News Online - Jul 25 2014]

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...in the company, its team and its technology, and in the great hope that we bring to Parkinson's disease patients," Lieberman said in a statement. "The funds we have raised will allow us to proceed with our development plan and bring our products to the market as quickly as possible to make a dramatic change in the lives of Parkinson's disease patients."
"It would be awfully sad, but we don't know," said Kirk Hall, who learned he had Parkinson's in 2008 at age 59. "When I was first diagnosed, I was really down about it, but you have very little information at that point."
...Symptoms include slowness of movement, a loss of balance and slurred speech. With Parkinson'sParkinson's disease, "you may have a decreased ability to perform unconscious movements, including blinking, smiling or swinging your arms when you walk" the Mayo Clinic says. The symptoms are often worse on one side of the body
...interim data from our open label PRISM II study in PBA and COMPASS clinical trial in migraine," said Keith A Katkin, president and CEO of Avanir. "The future looks very promising as we are in the midst of expanding the sales force which should further accelerate revenue growth and we will announce data from our agitation and levodopa- induced dyskinesia trials later this year."

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Israel's NeuroDerm banks $16M to advance its Pa... [Published FierceBiotech - 3 hours ago]
NEWS FROM THE AAN ANNUAL MEETING: Why Did Prela... [Published Neurology Today - 13 hours ago]
Colorado Parkinson's disease patients fight for... [Published Denver Post - Aug 21 2014]
Experts Blast Rob Schneider's Parkinson's Drug ... [Published ABC News - Aug 19 2014]
Amarantus to Present at Upcoming Investor Confe... [Published Fat Pitch Financials - Aug 19 2014]
Migraine treatment vary for men and women: Dr T... [Published Sify - Aug 19 2014]
Parkure Crowdfunds to Find a Cure for Parkinson... [Published The Guardian Express - Aug 18 2014]
A letter from Parkinson’s - Montgomeryshire - 1... [Published My Welsh Pool - Aug 18 2014]
More Than A Shtick Figure [Published Daily Beast - Aug 16 2014]
Is This Parkinson’s Disease Cure On Your Spice ... [Published Bottom Line Publications - Aug 15 2014]
Robin Williams' Other Legacy: Raising Parkinson... [Published NewsMax.com - Aug 15 2014]
Mucuna Pruriens From Keter Wellness Contains Hi... [Published MENAFN - Aug 15 2014]
The Burden of a Tough Diagnosis [Published Daily Beast - Aug 15 2014]
Mucuna Pruriens From Keter Wellness Contains Hi... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Aug 15 2014]
18 ways to bet on Parkinson's miracle cure [Published USA Today - Aug 15 2014]
Robin Williams dead: What is Parkinson's disease? [Published The Independent - Aug 15 2014]
5 DIY Tests That Could Save Your Life [Published Bottom Line Publications - Aug 15 2014]
What is Parkinson's disease? [Published CNN - Aug 14 2014]
Mucuna Pruriens L-DOPA Is Natures Most Powerful... [Published EMAILWIRE.com - Aug 14 2014]
Avanir Pharmaceuticals Updates on Third Quarter... [Published Pharmacy Choice - Aug 14 2014]
Motor and cognitive deficits in aged tau knocko... [Published 7thSpace - Aug 14 2014]
Cynapsus Therapeutic Given Outperform Rating at... [Published American Banking News - Aug 13 2014]
New Parkinson's Disease Findings from Vanderbil... [Published Pharmacy Choice - Aug 13 2014]
Credit Suisse Increases Adamas Pharmaceuticals ... [Published American Banking News - Stock Ratings - Aug 12 2014]
Eye Movements in Ephedrone-Induced Parkinsonism [Published Plosone.org - Aug 12 2014]
Tuesday Q and A: Parkinson’s disease a common c... [Published Noodls - Aug 12 2014]
A randomised clinical trial to evaluate the eff... [Published 7thSpace - Aug 12 2014]
Intracutaneous paste composition [Published PharmCast - Aug 12 2014]
Amarantus BioScience Holdings, Inc. "Preparing ... [Published Stockhouse Canada - Aug 11 2014]
Amarantus Enters Into Research Collaboration Wi... [Published Stock Nod - Aug 11 2014]
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NeuroDerm Announces Eligibility for European Un... [Published PR Newswire: Policy & Public Interest - Aug 04 2014]
REHOVOT, Israel, August 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --NeuroDerm Ltd. today announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has deemed ND0612H, its product candidate offering continuous delivery of levodopa/carbidopa (LD/CD) treatment for advanced Parkinson's ...
[Articles] Tozadenant (SYN115) in patients with... [Published The Lancet Neurology online - Jul 07 2014]
Tozadenant at 120 or 180 mg twice daily was generally well tolerated and was effective at reducing off-time. Further investigation of tozadenant treatment in phase 3 trials is warranted. ...
[Comment] Adenosine A2A receptor antagonists in... [Published The Lancet Neurology online - Jul 07 2014]
For more than 40 years, levodopa has been the gold standard for symptomatic drug treatment in Parkinson's disease. However, most patients treated with levodopa eventually develop motor complications, including levodopa-induced dyskinesias and response ...
Please Read 25 Years of Research Pays Off [Published HealthBoards - Jul 06 2014]
Before I start I want to stress that this is written after 25 years of my husbands battle with RLS that progressed to his entire left side of his body. He was seriously contemplating suicide as he could no longer take the pain ,physical and emotional ...
Levodopa Shows Slight Edge As Initial Treatment... [Published MedlinePlus Health News - Jun 26 2014]
Source: Parkinson's Disease FoundationRelated MedlinePlus Page: Parkinson's Disease ...
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Biotie: Tozadenant Phase 2b Parkinson's disease... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jul 08 2014]
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