Movement Disorders

Medical Treatment - Selegiline

Selegiline belongs to a class of medications called MAO inhibitors. It is believed that this medication helps prevent the breakdown of dopamine in the brain. 

This medication is usually used at a later stage of Parkinson's disease and in combination with Sinemet.

Side Effects

Major side effects associated with selegiline include nausea, dizziness, abdominal pain and confusion.

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