FDA Approved Medical Products for:

Parkinson disease

The table(s) below may not be an exhaustive list of drugs or products used to treat this condition. There may be other products available that are not considered orphan products.

Generic Name Apomorphine HCL
Trade Name
(Manufacturer Name)
Apokyn®
(Ipsen Limited)
Indication
The FDA has approved this product to be used in this manner.
For the acute, intermittent treatment of hypomobility, "off" episodes ("end-of-dose-wearing-off" and unpredictable :on/off" episodes) associated with advanced Parkinson's disease
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Generic Name Selegiline HCl
Trade Name
(Manufacturer Name)
Eldepryl
(Somerset Pharmaceuticals, Inc.)
Indication
The FDA has approved this product to be used in this manner.
As an adjuvant to levodopa and carbidopa treatment of idiopathic Parkinson's disease (paralysis agitans), postencephalitic Parkinsonism, and symptomatic Parkinsonism.
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Generic Name droxidopa
Trade Name
(Manufacturer Name)
Northera
(Chelsea Therapeutics, Inc.)
Indication
The FDA has approved this product to be used in this manner.
Treatment of orthostatic dizziness, lightheadedness, or the "feeling that you are about to black out" in adult patients with symptomatic neurogenic orthostatic hypotension caused by primary autonomic failure (Parkinson's disease, multiple system atrophy, and pure autonomic failure), dopamine beta-hydroxylase deficiency, and non-diabetic autonomic neuropathy.
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