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EugeneS

Is Azilect still promising drag

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Dear Dr.Okun,

 

I am on Azilect 1 mg daily + Senimet 25/100 x3times+recently Comtan 200x3 times during last ~2 years for tremor dominated PD.

The only effect from Azilect is a hope that it can delay PD progression.

Recently at one of PD conference I heard that Azilect (as well as Q10) no more in the list of drags that gives us a hope to delay PD progression.

 

What is your opinion ?

Do I have to continue to take Azilect even if I don't see any positive effect ?

 

Thank you.

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It is hard to say. It is still debated among experts,

 

It provides a mild symptomatic effect and it is not known whether it delays progression.

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