Treatment of manganese toxicity involves removal of the patient from the high manganese environment as well as giving him or her lifelong doses of the drug L-dopa.
Levodopa (L-dopa) is a medication that is converted to dopamine in the brain.
Carbidopa enables L-dopa to be converted to dopamine after the L-dopa enters the brain, thereby lowering the oral dose and decreasing side effects.
Levodopa (L-dopa)-A substance used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease.
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