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Types of Dyskinesia

Antiparkinson Drugs Such as Levodopa
Antiparkinson Drugs Such as Levodopa

3. Identify the different classes of medications used to manage Parkinson's disease, and list the drugs in each class. 4. Discuss the mechanisms of action, dosages, indications, routes of administration, contraindications, cautions, drug interactions, adverse effects, and toxic effects of antiparkinson drugs. 5.

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Antiseizure Drugs Such as Phenobarbital and Phenytoin
Antiseizure Drugs Such as Phenobarbital and Phenytoin

Tardive dyskinesia (TD) ... Tardive Dyskinesia – Causes, Symptoms, And Treatment. ... Antiseizure drugs such as phenobarbital and phenytoin;

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Ataxia
Ataxia

Ataxia/dyskinesia. Ataxia is a lack of voluntary coordinated muscle movements due to dysfunction of the cerebellum in the brain. In contrast, dyskinesia is defined as involuntary muscle movements from medications (e.g. anti-psychotic drugs) or degeneration of neurons in the brain stem (e.g. Parkinson's disease.

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Dyskinesia
Dyskinesia

tardive dyskinesia an iatrogenic disorder produced by long-term administration of antipsychotic agents; it is characterized by oral-lingual-buccal dyskinesias that usually resemble continual chewing motions with intermittent darting movements of the tongue; there may also be choreoathetoid movements of the extremities.

Dysphonia
Dysphonia

Learn about the difference between dystonia and dyskinesia in Parkinson's disease to better manage symptoms and medication side effects. Learn about the difference between dystonia and dyskinesia in Parkinson's disease to better manage symptoms and medication side effects.

Dystonia
Dystonia

Learn about the difference between dystonia and dyskinesia in Parkinson's disease to better manage symptoms and medication side effects. Learn about the difference between dystonia and dyskinesia in Parkinson's disease to better manage symptoms and medication side effects.

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Metoclopramide (Treats Stomach Problem Called Gastroparesis)
Metoclopramide (Treats Stomach Problem Called Gastroparesis)

Tardive dyskinesia (TD) is a disorder that involves involuntary movements. The movements most often affect the lower face. Tardive means delayed and dyskinesia means abnormal movement.

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Parkinson's Disease
Parkinson's Disease

An Overview of Dyskinesia. Dyskinesia is an abnormal, uncontrolled, involuntary movement. It can affect one body part, such as an arm, leg or the head, or it can spread over the entire body. Dyskinesia can look like fidgeting, writhing, wriggling, head bobbing or body swaying.

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Restless Legs Syndrome
Restless Legs Syndrome

The area of movement disorders includes problems such as tremor, Parkinson's disease and Parkinsonian syndromes, dystonia (including torticollis, spasmodic dysphonia and blepharospasm), restless leg syndrome, tic and Tourette syndrome, chorea, spasticity and tardive dyskinesia.

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Tics
Tics

Dyskinesia refers to a category of movement disorders that are characterized by involuntary muscle movements, including movements similar to tics or chorea and diminished voluntary movements. Dyskinesia can be anything from a slight tremor of the hands to an uncontrollable movement of the upper body or lower extremities.

Tremor
Tremor

Both tremors and dyskinesia are relatively common: About 70 percent of people with Parkinson’s will experience tremors at some time during the course of their disease, according to the Parkinson’s Foundation, and a review published in 2012 in the Journal of Parkinson’s Disease found that about 40 to 50 percent will experience dyskinesia after five years of starting treatment.