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Hand Shakes When Holding Something
Can Zoloft (sertraline) cause bilateral hand tremors when trying to hold object still: like phone or pen? Mild shaking bilaterally when holding hands out infront
Yes, it can: In the pre-marketing clinical studies, more than 10% of people experienced tremors with zoloft (sertraline). So yes, it could be causing the problem you have. How long have you been taking it? If only for a short time (few weeks) there's still a possibility this may resolve. If going on for longer, it may not. Please discuss with your psychiatrist or other prescribing physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Heart pounding all over, hand shakes, left hand finger twitch, when i talk feels like my tongue sticks out, leg shakes when standing?
My wrist hand and fingers start to hurt when i'm holding my phone texting or cleaning or forcing pressure while doing something can it be arthritis?
Wrist pain: Wrist pain can be caused by muscle/tendon injury, nerve injury (carpal tunnel syndrome) of the median nerve, arthritis of the joints of the wrist/hand. A thorough musculoskeletal exam with x-rays may be necessary to determine the cause. Sometimes, MRI and emg/ncs testing (nerve testing) are necessary to determine if ligament tear or nerve injury is the culprit of your pain. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My right hand tends 2 shake quiet a bit;i can hold it out & it just constantly shakes; really bad when holding something;what could be wrong? I'm 31.
Essential tremor: At your age, this is likely essential tremor. Et occurs with use, such as handwriting, holding a cup, or using a spoon. Parkinsons tremor tends to occur at rest, and is associated with other symptoms. It is rare in someone your age. See your physician - there are simple treatment for et. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My hand is constantly shaking its a mild shake when i grasp something or if i just put my hand out but it gets worse after exercise or when nervous.
Essential Tremor: There are a variety of neurological conditions that could explain this problem. But, you need a thorough evaluation with a neurologist. Your family doctor should be able to advise you on this. ...Read more
My hands shake and fingers shake. Not bad to where i can't hold something but a bit. Ms? Parkinson's?
I have numbness and tingling in both hands that gets worse when sleeping, gripping or repetitive movement.Painful when trying to grip small objects.?
Carpal tunnel issues: These symptoms would most likely be due to carpal tunnel syndrome. Repetitive work or other activities that involve much motion with your hands and forearms can foster it. An EMG is an accurate means of diagnosing. Treatments are very effective and include work modifications, physical therapy, medications, and surgery. ...Read more
Tremors: Does it happen when you try to write or type? Could be what is called intention tremors. Consult with your PCP or Neurologist as soon as possible. ...Read more
Why does it hurt in my hand all the way up to my elbow when i shake someones hand or grab something with my arm extended.
What neurological problems cause wrist tenderness when rubbed, but not when touched, hand shaking and weakness?
Nerve injury: That could represent carpal tunnel syndrome, which is injury of the median nerve at the wrist (in the carpal tunnel). A neurologist could diagnose what's causing your problem and treat it. Meanwhile, you could try wearing a cock-up wrist splint every night for up to 6 months to heal the injured nerve. Good luck! ...Read more
My hands sometimes shake when I'm doing something. today my arm and hand shaked so bad I couldn't do the task I was doing. what may it be?
Have brief left hand tremor 2-3 x week, always in the morning when holding something or moving it. Would sleeping on hand cause this?
Possible : If the hand was pinched most of the night it is possible that the sensation and motor control are affected. Nerves can be sensitive to pressure and that may cause this feeling. If you change sleeping position and the problem persists seek formal medical evaluation. ...Read more
My hand tends to shake while i'm holding something out, like to a person. Even if i hand a paper my hand shakes should I be worry if i'm 19?
Familial tremor?: If this is coming on at your age, chances are you are among the 1% of humankind with benign familial tremor. Next time you're with your physician, have it checked. The treatment (propranolol is one option) may be more annoying than the non-disease itself. There are other possibilities as well, if it's disabling a neurology consult may be in order. ...Read more
When holding a drink my right hand sometimes trembles. Often happens when hungry but can happen even after eating. seems to mostly be my index finger?
Tremor: Did you check your thyroid level? Do you have anyone in your family with similar issues? ...Read more
Lately, i can't grip my right hand tightly. Sometimes even holding the pen is hard n it'll be shaking. Why is it happening?
Both hands hurt when trying to grip/open things. Feels like I have no strength in hands. Stiffness in hands/wrists. Numb fingertips/cold feeling.
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