Gains in Life Quality Evident With Duodopa Use by Advanced Patients

Gains in Life Quality Evident With Duodopa Use by Advanced Patients

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Gains in Life Quality Evident With Duodopa Use by Advanced Patients

Duodopa (levodopa-carbidopa intestinal gel) reduces motor and non-motor symptoms and improves well-being and quality of life in adults with advanced Parkinson’s disease, according to six-month data from an observational study in Spain. These real-world findings add to previous clinical trial data showing an easing of symptoms and a better quality of life — as well as associations between the two — supporting the therapy’s benefits in this patient population. To the researchers’ surprise, the observed benefits did not…

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