Levodopa treatment and mood fluctuation in dementia with Lewy bodies: a case report.

Abstract

L-3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine (L-dopa) has been the gold standard for pharmacotherapy for parkinsonism in patients with dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB). While L-dopa treatment is related to visual hallucinations, its relationship to mood fluctuation in DLB is poorly understood. Herein, we report the improvement of behavioural and psychological symptoms of… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/psyg.12025

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