Clinical Study

Parkinson's Patients Who Currently Use Levodopa But Experience Off Episodes To Test An Investigational Study Drug

Posted Date: Feb 7, 2017

  • Investigator: Alberto Espay
  • Co-Investigator: Misty Wethington
  • Specialties: Parkinson's Disease, Neurology
  • Type of Study: Drug

Parkinson’s disease (PD) affects about 1 million people in the United States. Up to 50% of those affected experience daily changes in performing motor activities, called “OFF” episodes. These include periods of time where your medication wears off before


You Have Been Asked To Participate In This Study Because You Have A Clinical Diagnosis Of Parkinson’S Disease, With At Least One “Off” Episode Per Day And A Total Daily “Off” Time Of 2 Hours Or More. There Will Be A Total Of Approximately 126 Patients P


Apomorphine, Levodopa, Parkinson's Disease, Off Time, Dr. Espay

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