Parkinson’s medications are divided up into two categories: medications for motor symptoms and medications for non-motor symptoms. We ask that you consult with your physician or neurologist when considering which medications are most appropriate for you. Non motor medications may include vitamin supplements, such as CoQ10, and medications prescribed for behavioral health. A list of non-motor medications used to treat Parkinson’s is not provided simply because the list is quite extensive. We recommend referring to the National Parkinson Foundation Medications document for a more thorough description of medications.
Medications for motor symptoms (bradykinesia, rigidity, tremor,and postural instability). The list of medications below may include the generic and brand name: