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Non Intention Tremor
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
ET medications: Intention tremor is usually associated with essential tremor. There are a few medicines that can help with this. The most potent are probably primidone, Propranolol (and other beta blockers), and topiramate. You can also try non-medicinal techniques such as using heavier objects (i.e. Bigger pen when writing), and bracing your elbow. See a movement disorders neurologist. ...Read more
Gets worse with use: An intention tremor gets worse as you try to reach for something. The tremor may be minimal or nonexistent at rest, but becomes worse as you try to reach out for something. ...Read more
I know that a Kinetic/intention tremor can be made worse by stress & anxiety but can stress & anxiety directly cause a intention/kinetic tremor? I'm not talking about an essential tremor. Thanks :)
Action tremors occur with movement, such as writing, drawing, or making gestures with the hands. Intention tremors occur with postural movement, such as when you hold your hands straight away from your body, as in pointing.
Essential tremor causes these. Hyperthyroidism, changes in blood chemistry and medicines may also cause these. ...Read more
Tremor cause: Please see: http://www. Ninds. Nih. Gov/disorders/tremor/detail_tremor. Htm there are many causes of intention tremors, ranging from drug side effects s to toxins like mercury and others, , to strokes, and metabolic conditions like thyroid conditions, and some inherited forms as well. There are treatments, but first you should discuss them with your doctor or a neurologist.. ...Read more
5y/o hands shake only when using fine motor skills (writing, assembling LEGOs etc) Are these intention tremors? What should I do about them? Nothing?
I have got hand tremors and I feel headache and dizzy. Sometime I have fast heart beating and my face getting red and my whole body shaking. Help me?
Anxiety?: Are you worried or nervous about something in your life? Did you drink coffee or another highly caffeinated drink? ...Read more
I got done eating dinner a hour ago at 9:00pm 3 minutes before the sun set at 9:03pm in New Lebanon, Ohio. Why was my body shaking all of sudden?
This past week I have been upset at least once each day, and whole body shaking at my breaking point. I'm under a lot of stress. Can this be dangerous?
Shaking episodes: It sounds like you are having anxious episodes (anxiety), these are worry episodes of unresolved feelings you are having. Many people have these and are self limited most of the time. Try to think of the causes and try to solve the problems rather than suppressing your feelings. When you least expect, your feelings return causing the symptoms you are having. If this becomes a problem see your doc. ...Read more
I HAVE UNPLEASANT MORNINGS DUE TO WAKING UP AND FEELING MY BED SHAKING, ROOM SHAKING, OR BODY SHAKING.?
Anxiety reaction: This sounds like anxiety and/or panic attacks and should be discussed with your physician who may refer you for stress management therapy. Mild tranquilizers maybe prescribed. In the meantime avoid alcohol, caffeine and nicotine. If true shakiness persists throughout the day, your thyroid status, blood sugar and vital signs will also be checked ...Read more
Three days ago, I woke up with my body shaking. I thought it would've went away by now but it hasn't. What could this be? I'm freaking myself out.
Body shaking: Any other symptoms like fever, dizziness, hunger, loss of bowel/bladder control? Do u take any meds or supplements or use any party drugs? Low blood sugar might cause shaking but should resolve with eating. New onset of type 1 diabetes might be possible. Best u see fp soon for thorough work-up for diabetes, thyroid ds, infection, urinary tract infection involving kidneys, toxic shock, etc. ...Read more
Not rare at all...: If you've had an intense physical or emotional experience, can be quite normal! ...Read more
Fever?: Check your temp, call in to your doc, now. ...Read more
Went in for appendectomy a few weeks ago. Woke up from anaesthesia with whole body shaking and no control over muscles. What could it have been?
Shivering causes after anesthesia include: room temperature fluids given via ivs tend to cool your body.
Anesthetics affect your central temperature control, making it more like the ambient temperature, thus when you recover, your body rewarms by shivering.
Or temp. Is usually cooler, also contributing to the overall cooling effect. So when you arrive in recovery shivering can occur. ...Read more
Julie still all her body shaking. Hyperactive reflexes, even in one touch. We are not worried about stroke. Is there's anything emergency?
Unclear: From your question, I am unsure what the problem is. If you are concerned, go to the nearest emergency room for an evaluation. ...Read more
What do you suggest if my head. It felt like I was having a seizure. I cried and got scared. This never run 2 miles for pe. So why was my body shaking at night?
Sounds like: It could be an emotional issue, rather than a neurologic one. Not enough info to know at this point. Best discuss with your doc! ...Read more
Female virgin. Lack of interest in sex. It seems painful, thinking of post coital tear. The whole body shaking with fear when thinking of it?
Was asleep and whole body shaking stiff jaw clenched I was asleep partner woke me up head feels tingly and I don't feel right and tired what is this?
Possible seizure: You can have a seizure while sleeping and your description of symptoms is consistent with a seizure and the confused " postictal' state after having one. It could also be a panic attack waking you up in the middle of the night but you need to see your provider and rule out seizures before assuming it is a panic attack. ...Read more
Had my Effexor (venlafaxine) increased to 150mg. Can't sleep well, knees purple and feel weird and wake up with my whole body shaking. Side effects?
Possibly: What you are experiencing are side effects related to the increased dosage of effexor (venlafaxine). Link reference: http://tinyurl. Com/ceames3 u should call ur doctor asap & inform her/him about what u r experiencing. The doc who increased the dosage will help you & answer ur questions & maybe will adjust ur rx w/ a different time release, like Effexor (venlafaxine) xr. Hope this help! ...Read more
Severe body shaking, hallucinating flashing lights, slight disoriented, headache, tired, paranoid, scared, extra carious when moving. Possible cause?
Had sex last night. Woke up with foggy head, weak stomach, body shaking, and feeling like I'm going to pass out. This has never happened before.
Abdominal pain feels sick no appetite skin feels cold like ice headaches whole body shaking when laid down skin itches my nails are ridged help please?
See a doctor: I would recommend seeing a doctor.Get a more detailed answer ›