Amantadine in Parkinson’s Disease: An Expert Opinion

by Vinay Goyal

This book describes in detail the role of amantadine in the management of Parkinsonism highlighting its clinical and safety parameters. Parkinson’s disease is a common neurodegenerative disease affecting the elderly population. The disease remains a huge challenge and its prevalence is expected to double worldwide by 2040. This book consists of 5 chapters that focus on clinical signs and symptoms of Parkinson’s disease, pathophysiology and diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease, role of amantadine in Parkinson’s disease, clinical efficacy and safety of amantadine, dosage, adverse effects, and drug–drug interactions of amantadine. This book also illustrated and summarized with tables and figures to enhance reading experience. This book is helpful for the practising neurologists and clinical practitioners on Parkinsonism.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Goyal Vinay Max Hospital, HB Twin Towers, Near TV Tower, Pitampura, Wazirpur District Centre, Delhi
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India; Medanta - The Medicity, Gurugram, Haryana, India
Neurosciences Institute, Medanta – The Medicity, Gurugram, Haryana, India
ISBN 9789390595617
Speciality Neurology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18630
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2022
Pages 60
Book Type Professional


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