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How do medications treat dysprosody?

Currently, there are no medications used specifically to treat dysprosody. Because so little is known about this rare neurological speech disorder, including how it affects the body, there are no medications given for dysprosody in particular. In people who have dysprosody due to Parkinson's disease, symptoms of the disorder can sometimes be alleviated by antiparkinsonian L-dopa medications like levodopa and carbidopa.

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