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Information regarding the treatment of PLMS is widely available and can be accessed below.

PLMS Overview

Treatment: Periodic Leg Movement Syndrome

Consult a healthcare professional prior to seeking any treatment for PLMS.

Currently the only type of treatment available for patients with PLMS is medication. This is due in large part to the fact that there is not much known about PLMS. The most commonly prescribed medications are dopamine agonists or benzodiazepines.

Medicinal Treatments
Medication Class Medication
Dopaminergic Agents Examples: ropinirole, pramipexole, levodopa/carbidopa, and pergolide, amongst others.
Benzodiazepines Examples: clonazepam

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