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...market just yet. Some of the side effects are vomiting, nausea, loss of apetite, changes in color of pee, also mental changes. The good effects it has is reduces rigidity and tremors. Another method tried to treat Parkinson's disease was implanting embryonic dopamine into subjects to relieve their symptoms. The results were that if the subject was 60 years or younger they have relieve of symptoms but if they were older the disease would actual start to get worse. As for side effects there were more for the group that got the transplant than the sham surgery. Also the brain areas that are related to Parkinson's disease are the Basal Ganglia, Globus Pallidus, and STN. Also changes in the Basal Ganglia could be the cause for the symptoms that Parkinson's disease patients show. Another thing is that damage to the STN would result in relief of akinesia and bradykinesia.
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