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Can hand tremors be cured with exercise?

Can hand tremors be cured with exercise?

Not probable: If there is a known cause of tremors and that cause is treatable only then tremors can either be controlled or cured. Exercise has no role in tremors. Read more

Alcohol Abuse (Definition)

Alcohol abuse is reoccuring use of alcoholic beverages despite their negative consequences. It results in harm to one's health, interpersonal relationships, or ability to work. Often people who abuse alcohol fail to fulfill their responsibilities and can drink in dangerous situations such as when driving, which gets them into legal difficulties. Alcohol abuse can ...Read more


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I have hand tremors and it gets bad at times. Why am I getting tremors?

I have hand tremors and it gets bad at times. Why am I getting tremors?

Essential tremor: Is when you have uncontrolled tremor in parts of your body. It is known to be familial condition, meaning that it runs in your family. Because there is no cure for the condition the treatment reduces the severity of the tremor. Rec.: see a neurologist for evaluation and management. Good luck. Read more

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Have had hand tremors for a few years and don't know why. What could it be?

Have had hand tremors for a few years and don't know why. What could it be?

Don't know: It could just be genetic or parkinsons etc. But your doctor could runs some tests to determine the origin. Read more

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What can cause hand tremors and dizziness?

What can cause hand tremors and dizziness?

Tremors: Several things, especially medicatios that cause side effects as these mentioned, ex. Antipsychotic medications. Read more

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I have been taking zocor (simvastatin) and I have developed hand tremors?

I have been taking zocor (simvastatin) and I have developed hand tremors?

Zocor/tremors: Tremors are listed as side effect of zocor (simvastatin) thogh it is not that common. You should see your doctor he may find what is causing the tremors. Best is to stop the med and see if your tremors go away, than you know it is because of zocor (simvastatin). Read more

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What could lead to my hand tremors and neck pain?

What could lead to my hand tremors and neck pain?

Evaluation: Different things can cause neck pain and hand tremors. The list of possible causes depend on your age, medical conditions, clinical presentation, etc. You need a formal evaluation by a physician. Www. Otwithmd. Com. Read more

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What kind of doctor will diagnoses and treat hand tremors?

What kind of doctor will diagnoses and treat hand tremors?

Neurologists: Typically general neurologists can be very helpful. In some cases a movement disorders neurologist is consulted for tough to treat tremors. Read more

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Does benztropine help with hand tremors from haldol (haloperidol)?

Does benztropine help with hand tremors from haldol (haloperidol)?

Yes: The better answer is to get onto a medicine that does not cause movement disorders so you do not have to take a second medication to counter side effects of the primary medication. Read more

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Intercourse makes my hands and body shake (I already have slight hand tremors 24/7). Is there anyway to stop this?

Tremors and intercourse: Some people respond to intercourse related orgasms in different ways. Your body's response may change over the years. I think that this may be a natural occurrence and may not be related to what sounds like benign tremors. Nevertheless, if this is bothersome to you and your partner, I recommend having a candid conversation with your healthcare provider. Read more

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When do you think hand tremors of a patient with hyperthyroid will totally diappear? If it normal for us to experience after 2 month of medication?

When do you think hand tremors of a patient with hyperthyroid will totally diappear? If it normal for us to experience after 2 month of medication?

Tremor: If the tremor was caused by the hyperthyroidism, it should improve once the thyroid is controlled on medication. If you are now normal on med and the tremor is still there, it could be something else causing the tremor and not completely thyroid related. Read more

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How can I treat hand tremors?

See a Neurologist: Most hand tremors are a benign intention tremor that has no specific treatment but there are other causes of tremors that can be treated. See a neurologist for a full evaluation. Read more

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Which herbs cause hand tremors?

None?: I am not aware of any "herbs" causing a hand tremor. Unless you are taking an herbal that has a stimulant in it that may cause some tremor, I just don't know of any. So sorry! Read more

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How can I calm or stop hand tremors?

There are meds: See your doctor to evaluate the cause of the tremors and then prescribe the appropriate medication to help. You may need to have your thyroid checked. Avoid any stimulant beverages. Read more

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Can you advise for really bad hand tremors?

Evaluation: I would recommend seeing a doctor to get a diagnosis as to what is causing the tremors. In the meantime, avoid any stimulant medications or drinks. Read more

Dr. Katharine Cox
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Shaking Hands Or Tremor (Definition)

Shaky hands is a symptom in a person's hand or hands has a tremor (shakiness or small back and forth movements). Shakiness can be present at rest, all the time, or only when the person is trying to use his hands. Causes include, brain problems, nerve problems, muscle problems, medicine effects, drug abuse, etc. ...Read more


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