Drug Induced Parkinsonism : An Overview

  title={Drug Induced Parkinsonism : An Overview},
  author={Bahiya Sulthana and Sujith Ovallath},
For more than half a century, drug induced Parkinsonism (DIP) has captured the attention of the physicians and researchers alike. More and more drugs underwent extensive scrutiny and causal agents were penned down from notorious antipsychotics [1] to more innocent anti-arrhythmic agents [2]. Earlier studies kept DIP as commonest cause of secondary Parkinsonism and the second commonest cause of parkinsonism second to idiopathic Parkinson’s disease [3-5]. A recent study showed not only reduction… CONTINUE READING


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