Parkinson’s Drugs Linked to Sex and Gambling Addictions

Pathological gambling, hypersexuality and compulsive shopping are some of the abnormal behaviours that are linked to the use of certain drugs commonly used to treat Parkinson’s disease, according to a new study.

In our view, these medications should be used less frequently and with great caution, paying close attention to possible negative effects on behaviour and impulse control.

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