Drug-induced parkinsonism and other movement disorders.

  • Robt. T. Ross
  • Published 1990 in
    The Canadian journal of neurological sciences. Le…
This is a review of reserpine, haloperidol, and various phenothiazines that produce parkinsonism and other movement disorders. The by-products of illicit meperidine synthesis, MPTP and its more sinister companion, MPP, are also discussed. Movement disorders, transient or fixed, frank parkinsonism and/or dyskinesia, due to a variety of other medications and… CONTINUE READING