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How Can Rehabilitation Medicine Help Manage Tremors
Medicine and therapy: A physiatrist, or rehabilitation medicine physician is a doctor who deals with evaluation and treatment of, and recovery from, disability. (s)he can prescribe medication, guide and supervise physical and occupational therapy and advise regarding or in some cases perform certain therapies to assist with these treatments. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Too many to name: Are you sure they are drug induced tremors and not just some associated with advanced age? If you would like to submit the names of the drugs, we could then look to see if any are prone to cause tremors. Also, a movement disorder specialized neurologist would be very helpful in this case. ...Read more
Nurse told me they had to give me medicine for tremors when they put me to sleep for surgery.What could have caused the tremors? Is this a concern?
Ask many questions: I would ask many questions, especially insisting on talking to the dr. Possibly see if you can talk to a nurse supervisor too. ...Read more
Dopamine: The best medical treatment for Parkinsons tremor is dopamine, normally in the form of sinemet, (carbidopa and levodopa) or levodopa-carbidopa. This may be given up to 1000-1500 mg of dopamine per day. Sometimes tremor is not effectively managed with medicine. There is a pacemaker type treatment called a brain stimulator that is sometimes helpful for people with a very bad tremor that cannot be controlled more easily. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is there any possible over-the-counter medicine i can take for my hand tremors? I'm prescribed medicines for it but waiting for my refills.
Unfortunately No!: Next time please refil medicine in time! ...Read more
At rest & active tremors for a yr now. No drug or alcohol use except clonzapeam 0.25mg & celexa (citalopram) 10mg. Had tremors b4 starting celexa (citalopram). Clonz making it?
Magnesium: Fatigue, anxiety, and tremor are all symptoms of magnesium deficiency. Calcium can block the uptake of magnesium. Poor stomach acid, low 25-oh vit d, chronic stress, caffeine use, and exposure to loud noise predispose to magnesium deficiency. Topical magnesium oil and green vegetables with supplemental taurine to enhance mag uptake, stress reduction, and gentle exercise can help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm 23 & have had an essential tremor since 9 years but would rather not take drugs, would a gluten-free diet help? & any other natural remedies?
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