Active Ingredient(s): Levodopa
FDA Approved: * December 21, 2018
Pharm Company: * ACORDA
Category: Parkinsons

l-DOPA, also known as levodopa and l-3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine, is an amino acid that is made and used as part of the normal biology of some plants and animals, including humans. Humans, as well as a portion of the other animals that utilize l-DOPA, make it via biosynthesis from the amino acid l-tyrosine. l-DOPA is the precursor to the neurotransmitters dopamine, norepinephrine (noradrenaline), and epinephrine (adrenaline), which are collectively known as catecholamines. Furthermore, l-DOPA ... [wikipedia]

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Dosage List

Inbrija 42 mg Respiratory (Inhalation) Capsule
NDC: 10144-342
Acorda Therapeutics, Inc.

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