LEVODOPA By N., Sam M.S. - 178 is a precursor molecule of the neurotransmitter associated with Schizophrenia, dopamine. Levodope is used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease. LEVODOPA: "One of the precursor molecules for dopamine is levodopa." Related Psychology Terms Selecting a Diagnosis Diagnosis and Treatment Planning SCHIZOPHRENIA (OTHER TYPES) Developing a Case Study ELECTROSHOCK THERAPY (Elec- troconvulsive Therapy; EST, ECT) CHILD PSYCHIATRY MENTAL RETARDATION (PREVENTION, CARE, AND TREATMENT) SINEMET CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY NMDA RECEPTOR Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "LEVODOPA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/levodopa/ (accessed September 29, 2022).