Low-dose lithium adjunct therapy associated with reduced off-time in Parkinson's disease: A case series.

@article{Guttuso2016LowdoseLA,
  title={Low-dose lithium adjunct therapy associated with reduced off-time in Parkinson's disease: A case series.},
  author={T Guttuso},
  journal={Journal of the neurological sciences},
  year={2016},
  volume={368},
  pages={221-2}
}
The basis for this case series stemmed from an unexpected observation over 2-years ago from a patient with Parkinson's disease (PD) and bipolar disorder. This 59 year-old whitemale patientwith PD for 10 years and bipolar disorder for 8 years inquired during a routine clinic visit if lithium could be improving his PD symptoms. The patient reported full… CONTINUE READING