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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

Dr. Donald Alves
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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 are the ways to reduce hand tremors?

What are the ways to reduce hand tremors?

Hand Tremors: You need to see your doctor to first find the cause of the hand tremors, than he/she can tell you what treatment you need
hand tremors can be due to many different conditions. ...Read more

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What are potential reasons for my hand tremors?

What are potential reasons for my hand tremors?

Tremor: Most tremor is benign, not harmful but talk to your pcp as there are many different types of tremor. Carpal tunnel an other isolated peripheral nerve issues are not typically the cause of tremor but may co exist with it. Diet, medications, neurolgical issues, endocrine or hormonal imbalance. The list is so long that one really needs to sit down with a pcp to investigate ...Read more

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What are the possible reasons i keep having these hand tremors?

Many possibilites: At your age, benign (not a disease) tremor which is inherited can start. It is more apparent when you focus on a task, and disappears when you rest or relax. Tremor occurs with some medicines, toxic exposures, alcohol use and withdrawal, fatigue of small muscles and electrolyte imbalance. A simple examination of your nervous system and some blood tests is in order. ...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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What causes right hand tremors?

Cervical spondylitis: Asymmetric symptoms in extremities, think anatomical pathology. Nerve compression syndromes--- may be at level of spine or wrist ( carpel tunnel). ...Read more

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Can hand tremors affect playing the violin?

Can hand tremors affect playing the violin?

I assume yes: Especially for vibrato. There are many things in the hand that change over time and a 20 year old set of fingers is not the same as an 80 year old set. Arthritis, joint postion, hand strength, sensation, touch, and yes tremor all will affect the way the instrument is played especially for a stringed instrument. ...Read more

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Iv been masturbating over 10 yrs and iv got hand tremors are they related?

Iv been masturbating over 10 yrs and iv got hand tremors are they related?

No: Don't worry, masturbation is a completely normal and healthy human behavior. There is NO way masturbating could cause hand tremors. ...Read more

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Is there medication you can take for hand tremors that are brought on by anxiety?

Is there medication you can take for hand tremors that are brought on by anxiety?

Medications that: Decrease anxiety like serotonin agonists can help stop the tremor. Attack the problem, not the symptom. ...Read more

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Have hand tremors that i believe related to anxiety. It's worse in the mornings and gets better later in the day. Why would that be?

Caffeine?: Benign familial tremor is a slight shaking of the hands bilaterally, that becomes more noticeable with age. Caffeine tends to make it worse, so if you drink those items you might try "de-caf". Low dose Propranolol usually dramatically decreases this type of tremor and you might ask your doctor if there'd be any risk in trying it in your case. ...Read more

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What are possible reasons that I often have subtle hand tremors even when i'm not anxious. I'm a healthy 19 year old with no health issues.

What are possible reasons that I often have subtle hand tremors even when i'm not anxious. I'm a healthy 19 year old with no health issues.

Essential tremor: You may have a a very common condition called 'essential tremor' or 'familial tremor' which is generally inherited. It causes a shaking (tremor) of hand when trying to carry out an activity such as writing or holding an utensil. You should get seen by a primary care doctor (or neurologist) for confirmation. Essential tremor is not related to Parkinson's tremor. ...Read more

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What treatments are there for hand tremors?

What treatments are there for hand tremors?

Medications: Depending on the cause of tremors appropriate medication could be very helpful. ...Read more

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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 etc. ...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?

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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What can be done for hand tremors?

What can be done for hand tremors?

Medication: Several drugs including Inderal (propranolol) and Primidone can help. ...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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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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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

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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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Is there a way to cure really bad hand tremors?

Is there a way to cure really bad hand tremors?

Control: If your tremors are due to a medication or hyperthyroidism, this can be reversed fully. If instead you have essential familial tremor, or parkinson's, or a cerebellar tremor, these need specific meds, which will be of definitive value. Most neurologists should be helpful. ...Read more

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What are some possible causes for my hand tremors?

What are some possible causes for my hand tremors?

Hand Tremors: Some are; essential tremors (runs in families), alcoholism, parkinson's disease, liver failure, mercury/arsinic poisoning, lithium & some antidepressants. ...Read more

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I'm curious as to what can you do for hand tremors?

I'm curious as to what can you do for hand tremors?

Most hand tremors: Are "idiopathic" meaning they have no apparent cause. However a hand tremor cam be a symptom of another medical issue. Even many things that are mild and not severe but rather than run through a long list of harmless and not so harmless things , best see your medical provider. ...Read more

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Please help! I have hand tremors and need some help!?

Please help! I have hand tremors and need some help!?

Most hand tremors: Are "idiopathic" meaning they have no apparent cause. However a hand tremor cam be a symptom of another medical issue. Even many things that are mild and not severe but rather than run through a long list of harmless and not so harmless things , best see your medical provider. ...Read more

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What kind of exercise can help stabilize hand tremors?

Play with clay: Molding and manipulation with the fingers may be very helpful. Playing with clay and playing the piano often calm the hands and help with muscle control. Treatment with Inderal (propranolol) has been helpful with some tremor conditions. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Hand tremors?

What is the definition or description of: Hand tremors?

Hand tremors: Hand tremors = involuntary shaking of hands. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean when you have sudden hand tremors?

Sudden hand : Tremors can be due to the onset of a neurologic problem, a change in metabolism change in medication, and many many other things sometimes things that seems sudden actually come on gradually but i noticed when they start. Most tremors are not harmful however you should talk to your pcp about this and make sure that it doesn't represents something that needs attention. ...Read more

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