Spinal cord mechanisms in amitriptyline responsive restless legs syndrome in parkinson's disease

Reuven Sandyk, Robert P. Iacono, Colin R. Bamford

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Abstract

We discuss a case of a patient with restless legs syndrome that was responsive to administration of amitriptyline. The possible mode of action of amitriptyline in ameliorating this patient's symptoms is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)121-124
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Journal of Neuroscience
Volume38
Issue number1-2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988

Keywords

  • Amitriptyline
  • Analgesia
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Restless legs syndrome
  • Spinal opioids

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)

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