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My Hands Are Shaking Why
Several: Depends on age and other factors. You may have "essential tremor". You may have hyperthyoridism. You could have early parkinson's dz. You may be anxiious. It could be due to drugs. There are many more possibilities limited by this 400 letter box, but if you are concerned, shake a leg and get to the doctor! ...Read more
See your doctor: There are many causes for this. Your doctor need to examine you and run diagnostic tests. Somce causes of tremor are: drugs, withdrawal from drugs/alcohol, hyperactive thyroid, liver problems... Neurological causes include: multiple sclerosis, stroke, neurodegenerative disease... Tremors can also run in the family and sometimes there are no causes at all. ...Read more
Many: The differential diagnosis for tremor is quite large, i.e. there are many possible causes, ranging from too much caffeine, to anxiety, to a host of neurological disorders. See your primary care doctor and if he/she can't figure it out, ask for a referral to a neurologist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No: I imagine that you are talking about an albuterol inhaler. This is not an unusual occurrence. Albuterol (the drug in proair, ventolin, and proventil) is a beta agonist. This means it can activate part of the sympathetic nervous system, the fight or flight system. Some docs will offer you xopenox, another similar inhaler, because some feel that it causes effects like this less often. It is very $$. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've had people ask me why are my hands shaking. I don't even notice it until someone asks why? This last time I was aggravated
Tremor: Many people have what is called 'essential tremor'. It often runs in families. It causes fine tremor of the hands when using them. There is no tremor when the hands are at rest. It can be bothersome but it's not serious. Medication can help. There are other less common causes of tremor such as hyperactive thyroid. Your doctor can rule these out. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Over the past few years, my hands have just started involuntarily shaking randomly... Sometimes its worse than others.. But it happens. Why?
See Neurologist: Several potential reasons. Does a tremor run in your family? On stimulant meds? High caffeine (or "energy drink") intake? High stress time in life? Anxious? Work with heavy metals? Lots of potential options. Should get good history and exam to sort out benign from concerning causes. ...Read more
Tremors: U need to find, with the help of your doctor, the cause or origin of these tremors so u can treat that. ...Read more
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