Levodopa addiction. A case study.


A case is presented of a young woman with a serious addiction to levodopa who over the years developed an extrapyramidal syndrome and chronic paranoid psychotic behaviour. The possible pathophysiological mechanism is discussed.


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@article{Tack1988LevodopaAA, title={Levodopa addiction. A case study.}, author={Eric Tack and Griet De Cuypere and Constantin Jannes and Alain Remouchamps}, journal={Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica}, year={1988}, volume={78 3}, pages={356-60} }