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Drug-Induced Dyskinesia (Dyskinesia, Drug Induced) Summary

Description: Abnormal movements, including HYPERKINESIS; HYPOKINESIA; TREMOR; and DYSTONIA, associated with the use of certain medications or drugs. Muscles of the face, trunk, neck, and extremities are most commonly affected. Tardive dyskinesia refers to abnormal hyperkinetic movements of the muscles of the face, tongue, and neck associated with the use of neuroleptic agents (see ANTIPSYCHOTIC AGENTS). (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1199)

Also Known As: Dyskinesia, Drug Induced; Dyskinesia, Drug-Induced; Medication-Induced Dyskinesia; Drug-Induced Dyskinesias; Dyskinesia, Medication Induced Show All >>

Networked: 81 relevant articles (9 outcomes, 6 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Drug-Induced Dyskinesia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Levodopa (L Dopa) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 33 results : FDA 31 Generic
  2. Dopamine Agents (Dopaminergic Agents) : 1 outcome 1 study in 6 results : IBA
  3. Reserpine (Serpasil) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 101
  4. Dopamine (Intropin) : 1 outcome in 7 results : FDA 36 Generic
  5. Amantadine (Aman) : 1 outcome in 3 results : FDA 20 Generic
  6. 5-HT2C Serotonin Receptor : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. glycine amide : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  8. diazenedicarboxylic acid bis(N'-methylpiperazide) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. 1- Methyl- 4- phenyl- 1,2,3,6- tetrahydropyridine (MPTP) : 3 results : IBA
  10. Antipsychotic Agents (Antipsychotics) : 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Drug-Induced Dyskinesia

  1. Dyskinesias (Dyskinesia)
  2. Parkinsonian Disorders (Parkinsonism)
  3. Amnesia (Dissociative Amnesia)
  4. Parkinson Disease (Parkinson's Disease)
  5. Tremor (Tremors)
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Key Therapies for Drug-Induced Dyskinesia

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  1. Deep Brain Stimulation : 1 outcome in 1 result
  2. Microelectrodes : 1 outcome in 1 result
  3. Pallidotomy : 1 study in 8 results
  4. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 result
  5. Neurosurgical Procedures : 1 result
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