9 Causes of Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)

4 Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease is caused due to the deficiency of the chemical dopamine in the brain. The deficiency of this chemical also leads to restless leg syndrome.

The relationship between neurotransmitters in the brain and RLS is complicated and unclear. However, it has been noticed that taking medications that increase the level of dopamine neurotransmitter in the brain improve the symptoms of RLS.






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Dr. Sannia Iqbal has a Bachelors of Medicine & Bachelors of Surgery (MBBS). She currently works as a GP to increase her clinical experience and skills.

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