[ lee-vuh-doh-puh ]
/ ˌli vəˈdoʊ pə /
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a synthetic substance, C9H11NO4, that is converted in the brain to dopamine: used chiefly in the treatment of parkinsonism.
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Also called L-dopa.
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British Dictionary definitions for levodopa
/ (ˌliːvəʊˈdəʊpə) /
another name for L-dopa
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Medical definitions for levodopa
[ lē′və-dō′pə ]
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