AMANTADINE

an antiviral agent that is also a dopamine receptor agonist and is sometimes employed to improve the extrapyramidal impacts of antipsychotic narcotics working at dopamine receptors. American trade name is Symmetrel.

AMANTADINE: "Amantadine is often prescribed for the treatment of Parkinson's Disease."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AMANTADINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/amantadine/ (accessed December 7, 2019).
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