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Parkinson's Disease

Tiredness

03/17/2000

Question:

Is there any research in using natural substances to help combat the extreme tiredness that many Parkinsonians experience?

Answer:

Part of the difficulty in answering questions about "natural substances" is the lack of systematic research. Tiredness in PD can have many causes, some of which may be correctible by medication adjustments.

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Response by:

Arif Dalvi, MD
Assistant Professor
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati