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Can you treat tremors and nervousness in grave's disease?

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Dr. Susan Wingo
Endocrinology 33 years experience
Yes: The best way, of course, is by treating the graves' disease and getting the thyroid levels back to normal. But that can take time, so if symptoms such as heart pounding or racing, shakiness, or feeling nervous or jittery are causing problems, many doctors give a kind of blood pressure medicine called a bets-blocker to help with these. Examples would be propranolol, atenolol, or metoprolol.
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry 49 years experience
Graves disease?: Is an autoimmune disease where thyroid is over actives, producing an excessive amount of thyroid hormone.((hyperthyroidism and thyrotoxicosis). It can appear in children , adolescent and elderly and it can e hereditary.

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Last updated Oct 5, 2017

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