Ca va, c'est Kava: Kava, carbidopa-levodopa, dopamine receptors

Solina Tith, Kirk Lalwani

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Abstract

This case discusses a pharmacodynamic interaction between the dopamine agonist levodopa and the dopamine receptor antagonist and supplement kava, resulting in increased Parkinsonian symptoms.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions
PublisherSpringer New York
Pages945-947
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781461474951, 9781461474944
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 15 2015

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Tith, S., & Lalwani, K. (2015). Ca va, c'est Kava: Kava, carbidopa-levodopa, dopamine receptors. In A Case Approach to Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions (pp. 945-947). Springer New York. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-7495-1_213