• origin
  • Origin southern and eastern Asia, mainly in South China, Southwest and Guangxi, Hunan and other provincesProduct characteristics:brown to white fine powderProduct Specifications:10%-99%Test Method:HPLC Its main effective ingredient is levodopa.Levodopa is mainly use in treatment of parkinsonism,liver stupor,fracture, neuralgia etc. (b2bage.com)
  • long-term
  • Levodopa preparations lead in the long term to the development of motor complications characterized by involuntary movements called dyskinesias and fluctuations in the response to medication. (wikipedia.org)
  • side
  • Wow, From the little I've read, it seems to be a given that Mucuna can lower blood sugar and with someone who is diabetic and taking medicine for it, it could lower it to serious levels, yet your Neurologist doesn't consider that a serious side effect? (myparkinsons.org)
  • treatment
  • Two phases are usually distinguished: an initial phase in which the individual with PD has already developed some disability for which he or she needs pharmacological treatment, and a second stage in which the patient develops motor complications related to levodopa usage. (wikipedia.org)