Year : 1990  |  Volume : 32  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 241--243

Low Dose Levodopa in Tardive Dyskinesia


Sujata Sethi1, LN Sharma2, R Khanna3 
1 Resident in Psychiatry, Central Institute of Psychiatry, Kanke, Ranchi- 834006, India
2 Professor of Psychiatry, Central Institute of Psychiatry, Kanke, Ranchi- 834006, India
3 Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Central Institute of Psychiatry, Kanke, Ranchi- 834006, India

Correspondence Address:
Sujata Sethi
Resident in Psychiatry, Central Institute of Psychiatry, Kanke, Ranchi- 834006
India

Efficacy of low dose levodopa in treatment of TD has been studied on 30 male inpatients with predefined selection criteria. The preliminary results are encouraging but long term double blind studies in larger samples are needed.


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Sethi S, Sharma L N, Khanna R. Low Dose Levodopa in Tardive Dyskinesia.Indian J Psychiatry 1990;32:241-243


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Sethi S, Sharma L N, Khanna R. Low Dose Levodopa in Tardive Dyskinesia. Indian J Psychiatry [serial online] 1990 [cited 2020 Aug 15 ];32:241-243
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