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What causes hand tremors?

What causes hand tremors?

Many: To mention few, parkinsonism, essential tremors, days tonic tremors, toxic tremors, psychogenic tremors etc. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelius O'leary jr
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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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What is the cause for hand tremors?

What is the cause for hand tremors?

See below: 1. Essential tremors or parkinson's disease or diseases of cerebellum or certain drugs like asthma inhalers, depakote, and some others. ...Read more

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How to treat hand tremors?

How to treat hand tremors?

Depends: Depends upon the cause. Irresponsible of me to offer a diagnosis — might I suggest seeing your family physician? ...Read more

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I am experiencing intermittent hand tremors. not sure around the cause, but is this normal or does it warrant further investigation and treatment?

I am experiencing intermittent hand tremors. not sure around the cause, but is this normal or does it warrant further investigation and treatment?

Details needed: Hand shakes can be due to various things: familial (anyone in family have same thing); hypoglycemia: what is your diet like? Stress; mini seizures. Do you get headaches or pain? Please consult with us. ...Read more

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Iv been experiencing hand tremors for past 5 years and iv been treated for all posible Cns problems but to no avail. Tremors are only in hands.why?

Iv been experiencing hand tremors for past 5 years and iv been treated for all posible Cns problems but to no avail. Tremors are only in hands.why?

Essential tremor?: Is your tremor the same in both hands? Is it present when you hold your hands up, and absent when they are lying in your lap? That sounds like essential tremor. Most people have a small tremor. Some people respond well to medical treatments such as propranolol or primidone. Some people have a more severe tremor which responds to a device called a deep brain stimulator. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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Which herbs cause hand tremors?

Which herbs cause hand tremors?

None?: I am not aware of any "herbs" causing a hand tremor. Unless you are taking a 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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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

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Extremely sligh hand tremor left hand. Not sure if it’s everyday—I noticed last 3 days. I lift weights regularly (for years). Should I be concerned?

Any family history?: If there is a family history of essential tremor, you may also have it. If it doesn’t get any worse, you can probably just watch it. If it does get worse and/or spreads to the other side, get it checked out. ...Read more

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Hand tremor for three days after my first time lifting/pushing heavy weights — is this normal?

Hand tremor for three days after my first time lifting/pushing heavy weights — is this normal?

Overall pattern...: Cannot say in your particular case, but generally, you would look at the overall pattern. Loss of sensation/strength, getting worse over time, with a LOT of pain or deformity, those would be bad. Being associated wiht normal pain and lasting a brief time and associated WITH DOING BETTER WITH LIFTING over a 2-week period is entirely normal. Nerves and muscles improve in 2 week (tone) often w shakes ...Read more

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I am experiencing worsening resting hand tremors (over a period of months to years). Right hand is worse than left, worsened by fatigue or stress?

I am experiencing worsening resting hand tremors (over a period of months to years). Right hand is worse than left, worsened by fatigue or stress?

Tremor: There are a variety of types of tremors. At this point because you are experiencing a change in your chronic condition, a medical assessment would be appropriate. Please ensure that your personal physician is aware. He or she may desire to refer you for a neurological evaluation. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have hand tremors after pushing something heavy up a slope? Specifically, a larger person in a wheelchair?

Yes: After that kind of muscle stress and overuse temporary hand tremors are not unusual. Muscles should recover after resting and tremors should resolve. ...Read more

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Hand Tremor/ depression. Diagnosed as early stage Parkinson. Is their med. Or herbal way to stop hand tremor completely. Pexola 0.375mg helps little.

Tremor options in PD: Tremor as part of Parkinson is tough. If you think pramipexole is helping with your PD it is reasonable to ask your MD about increasing it. If your total daily dose is 0.375mg, you have a lot of room to increase (as long as the side effects aren't bad). Unfortunately, the resting tremor of PD is arguably best treated by moving or finding a better PD medicine. ...Read more

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I'm bipolar and started Lithium last week. I am very dehydrated today and have nausea, upset stomach and hand tremor. Do I have Lithium toxicity?

I'm bipolar and started Lithium last week. I am very dehydrated today and have nausea, upset stomach and hand tremor. Do I have Lithium toxicity?

Uncertain, please: Let your doctor know. Symptoms of acute Lithium toxicity may include: diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, dizziness & weakness. More extreme toxicity can cause: tremors, decreased coordination of extremities, muscle twitching, slurred speech, uncontrolled eye movements, seizures & coma. ...Read more

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I have a numb jaw, right cheek & neck & infrequent right hand tremor. Chronic IBS, ICPBS, fatigue & calf cramps. Is it safe waiting months for an MRI?

I have a numb jaw, right cheek & neck & infrequent right hand tremor. Chronic IBS, ICPBS, fatigue & calf cramps. Is it safe waiting months for an MRI?

Uncertain: No if you have localizing neurologic symptoms. There could be a neurologic tumor as the cause, and your physicians know this. We have problems with our health system also ...Read more

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Someone touches cold sore, then shakes my hand. I have a tiny wound. Risk of contracting herpetic whitlow/herpes on finger?

Someone touches cold sore, then shakes my hand. I have a tiny wound. Risk of contracting herpetic whitlow/herpes on finger?

Unlikely: If you touched the ulcer directly with a finger which had a wound you might get this, but by secondary transfer this would be quite unusual. Nothing is impossible. ...Read more

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What causes hand tremors in teenagers?

Stress? : Tiredness, lack of sleep, stress, alcohol, etc are the commonest causes, but benign essential tremor can occur at any age and it is often familial. ...Read more

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Your views about tremical for hand tremor?

Your views about tremical for hand tremor?

Different Options: There are many reasons for hand tremors and the therapy should be tailored to what is causing the tremor. For example, if you are on thyroid medication and are getting a bit too much, then the dose should be adjusted. On the other hand, if you're drinking too many caffeinated beverages every day then reducing may be a good option. Tremors of Parkinson's or essential tremors can respond to meds. ...Read more

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How to cure my hand tremor? Or how to lessen it?

Depends: Hand tremors can be due to a variety of causes, most of them not serious. Reduction in stimulants (coffee) may help or additional medications such as beta blockers can help with some types. To determine what type of tremor it is you should see your local neurologist. ...Read more

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Bilateral hand tremor in a 3yo. How should this be evaluated?

Bilateral hand tremor in a 3yo. How should this be evaluated?

Rare: I do not believe that most family physicians and pediatricians would be comfortable diagnosing a 3-year old with this symptom. Certainly we would evaluate and give an opinion but would more than likely as you to be seen by a pediatric neurologist. There isn't one of them hanging on every tree so a referral to a children's hospital or referral center would likely be necessary unless in big city. ...Read more

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Tiny tremor in middle finger left hand?

Tiny tremor in middle finger left hand?

Tremor: It could be benign (essential) tremor. A key distinguishing feature for your doctor will be if it occurs at rest or with activity. Pay attention also to what makes it better or worse. If alcohol (assuming you drink) makes better, it may be an important feature. Does it get worse after exercise? See your md with all the info you can on this. ...Read more

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Can neck problems cause weakness and tremors in arms and hands?

Can neck problems cause weakness and tremors in arms and hands?

Could : Certainly neck problems can cause hand symptoms, including weakness. Tremor would be less common, though. Perhaps visitwith a neurologist or a physical medicine doctor. ...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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What to do if I have slight tremor in my hands due to muscle weakness?

What to do if I have slight tremor in my hands due to muscle weakness?

Depends: It is not uncommon to have a very mild tremor after a strenuous workout. However, if your hands are getting tired quickly and/or if tremor just arises, you should have it examined by a physician. You may have something like a mild essential tremor to it being an early sign of something more worrisome. See a physician for a physical exam, diagnosis, and treatment plan. ...Read more

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Do hodgkin's disease symptoms include tremors or shaking in hands or legs?

Do hodgkin's disease symptoms include tremors or shaking in hands or legs?

Not that I am aware: Of. Symptoms include unexplained weight loss, persistent fatigue, night sweats, fever chills cough, trouble breathing, chest pains, painless swelling of lymph nodes in the neck, armpit and groin areas. ...Read more

Dr. Prem Gupta
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Dr. Aaron Haug
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Hand Tremors (Definition)

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