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Mucuna pruriens in Parkinson Disease: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Controlled, Crossover Study

To investigate whether Mucuna pruriens (MP), a levodopa-containing leguminous plant growing in all tropical areas worldwide, may be used as alternative source of levodopa for indigent individuals with Parkinson disease (PD) who cannot afford long-term therapy with marketed levodopa preparations. Read more here.