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How long does trembling hands associated with hyperthyroidism last?

How long does trembling hands associated with hyperthyroidism last?

Tremor & Thyroid: I would imagine that the thyroid levels are within normal and you continue to experience the tremor? Your neurologist can rule out other underlying causes of tremor, including anxiety. ...Read more

Dr. Susan Wingo
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Hyperthyroidism (Definition)

Hypothyroidism is a medical condition that lowers the level of thyroid hormone to a point where the patient has a marked decrease in overall health. Often the patient does not notice the loss of thyroid hormone for several weeks or more. Once diagnosed with low thyroid hormone levels, the patient will be prescribed with thyroid hormone to a point where the thyroid levels are normal and ...Read more


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What is the cause of trembling hands?

What is the cause of trembling hands?

Many possiblities: Tremor of the hands may be due to hyperthyroidism, alcoholism, an early sign of parkinson disease, nervousness etc. It would be prudent to see your doctor for an evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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What is the reason of trembling hands?

What is the reason of trembling hands?

Many causes: Benign familial essential (meaning of undetermined cause) tremor is the commonest form. Other important causes are thyroid disease, anxiety, hepatic malfunction, side effects of medication etc. ...Read more

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What are some tequniques for trembling hands from pt or ot?

What are some tequniques for trembling hands from pt or ot?

Cause?: It depends on the cause of the trembling. Pt/ot probably won't do much to improve tremors that are from a systemic neurologic condition (one that affects your whole body). However, if you have weakness from a recent injury, some strengthening exercises could help. Your primary care doctor, or one who knows all of your diagnoses, can help. Good luck! ...Read more

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Does smoking marijuana make someone have trembling hands?

Does smoking marijuana make someone have trembling hands?

Yes: Smoking has been associated with tremors. Marijuana is equivalent to 17 cig per some studies.. So you can calculate.. ...Read more

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What will help to relieve trembling hands? Are they result of taking depression meds?

What will help to relieve trembling hands? Are they result of taking depression meds?

Tremors: Tremors are possible with antidepressants or mood stabilizers, and tx is by adjusting dose or adding beta-blockers such as propranolol. Consult your doctor. ...Read more

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Should I visit a doctor for trembling hands which I had since 8 years ago but is not much severe and sometimes happens or should I ignor it?

Should I visit a doctor for trembling hands which I had since 8 years ago but is not much severe and sometimes happens or should I ignor it?

Hand tremors : have many causes. Some not harmful. So me. Are related to significant. Endocrine metabolic or neurological issues. See your PCP. First. But don't ignore it ...Read more

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What causes trembling hands?

What causes trembling hands?

Benign: This could be a benign intention tremor. This is a benign tremor which occurs when you try to use the hand for a specific task. I would recommend a neurologist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Dr. Susan Wingo
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Overactive Thyroid (Definition)

Hyperthyroidism, often called "overactive thyroid," is a condition where the thyroid secretes too much of the thyroid hormones. Common symptoms include heat intolerance, increased appetite, ...Read more


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Trembling (Definition)

Trembling is shaking or shivering. People may tremble out of fear, ...Read more