How Is Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis Treated?

Promising new medications are helping patients manage symptoms of psychosis without disrupting treatment for Parkinson's itself.

The key to treating Parkinson's disease psychosis successfully is to find medications that won't contribute to a worsening of motor symptoms, says Andrew S. Feigin, M.D., director of the Fresco Institute for Parkinson’s & Movement Disorders at NYU Langone Health. The good news: There are more options available than ever for managing PD psychosis.