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Recenly diognosed with Cervical dystonia. I was diognosed

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Recenly diognosed with Cervical dystonia. I was diognosed with Parkinsons one year ago what are the meds. Or treatments. What are the symptoms? THANK YOU
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
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Expert:  Dr.Saleem replied 9 months ago.

Hello and welcome to JA. I am Dr Saleem. I would like to know how bad is your parkinson's?What all has been bothering you?

Expert:  Dr.Saleem replied 9 months ago.

There is a whole list of drug groups that you may benefit from,

Dopa agonists e.g Bromocriptine

Levodopa

Anti cholinergics e.g trihexiphenidyl

Amantadine.

For dystonias intermittent therapy with injections botulinum toxin into affected muscles is especially found to be very effective.

Expert:  Dr.Saleem replied 9 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr.Saleem replied 9 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr.Saleem replied 9 months ago.

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