Alzheimer’s Disease and l-Deprenyl: Rationales and Findings

  • P. N. Tariot
  • L. S. Schneider
  • S. V. Patel
  • B. Goldstein
Part of the Milestones in Drug Therapy book series (MDT)


The purpose of this chapter is to summarize the theoretical and empirical bases for the administration of l-deprenyl (selegiline) to persons suffering from probable Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Rationales exist for both short-term and long-term treatment: for the sake of clarity, these will be presented separately.


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