Impulse Control Disorders Arising in 3 Patients Treated With Rotigotine

@article{Wingo2009ImpulseCD,
  title={Impulse Control Disorders Arising in 3 Patients Treated With Rotigotine},
  author={Thomas S. Wingo and Marian Leslie Evatt and Burton L. Scott and Alan Freeman and Mark Stacy},
  journal={Clinical Neuropharmacology},
  year={2009},
  volume={32},
  pages={59-62}
}
Objective:We report 3 cases of impulse control disorders (ICDs) that developed in patients with Parkinson disease treated with the novel dopamine agonist, rotigotine. Methods:Three patients were identified retrospectively who developed symptoms of an ICD while taking rotigotine. The ICD symptoms developed at 4, 5, and 8 years after diagnosis of Parkinson disease in these patients and while they were taking rotigotine and levodopa. Other drugs included entacapone, amantadine, and selegiline. The… 
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