Updated: Nov 7, 2020
There are many different drugs for Parkinson's but we urgently need new and better treatments.
Some people experience side effects with conventional Parkinson’s medications, which may lead them to turn to looking into using Mucuna pruriens, as a natural source.
The active chemical in Mucuna pruriens is the same that is in prescription Parkinson’s medication, so it would have the same benefits. In Ayurveda Indian medicine, Mucuna has long been used to treat conditions such as Parkinson’s, and it may still used.