Amantadine is an interesting medication with several useful applications in the practice of psychiatry and neurology. As it has been generically available for decades, it is no longer actively promoted by corporate sponsors. Thus, clinicians may be less familiar with this multi-purpose medication.
On 24 October, 2017, Dr. Sara Dugan reviewed the pharmacology of amantadine for the Schizophrenia Learning Community. Here is her PowerPoint presentation.