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Azilect® is a medication that can be prescribed for the treatment of Parkinson's disease. It is a type of monoamine oxidase inhibitor that helps relieve Parkinson's symptoms by increasing the amount of dopamine that the brain can use. Azilect comes in tablet form and is generally taken once a day. Possible side effects include depression, joint pain, and headaches.
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