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Doctor insights on: Uncontrollable Leg Shaking

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Shaking (Definition)

Shaking is a symptom in which a person has tremors (shakiness or small back and forth movements) in part or all of his body. Shaking can be due to cold body temperatures, rising fever (such as with infections), neurological problems, medicine ...Read more


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Lately I have been having problems with my legs shaking uncontrollably when I get up from sitting down and I feel dizzy. I can't stand or walk.?

Lately I have been having problems with my legs shaking uncontrollably when I get up from sitting down and I feel dizzy. I can't stand or walk.?

Leg shaking: You should see a doctor immediately, get to the er, let someone take you, you need a detailed examination and perhaps some blood tests. ...Read more

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I just got the worst leg cramp in my life (so far), followed by uncontrollable shaking. What happened to me?

I just got the worst leg cramp in my life (so far), followed by uncontrollable shaking. What happened to me?

Cramps and shaking: Likely shaking was due to severe cramps and the pain. The cramps can be dehydration, electrolytes check calcium, magnesium potassium, sodium, thyroid, B12 deficiency, exercise without proper stretching, sitting to long or compression on nerve. Warm up, stretch and rub legs before exercise. When you drink for sport alternate water/Gatorade as pure water dilutes electrolytes. Discuss with doctor ...Read more

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Is the uncontrollable shaking & muscle spasm in my leg & foot dystonia? I have a Parkinsons

Is the uncontrollable shaking & muscle spasm in my leg & foot dystonia? I have a Parkinsons

Dystonia: Dystonia is different than Parkinsons.
Dystonia is a neurological movement disorder, in which sustained muscle contractions cause twisting and repetitive movements or abnormal postures. The movements may resemble a tremor. Dystonia is often initiated or worsened by voluntary movements, and symptoms may “overflow” into adjacent muscle ...Read more

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My body goes into uncontrollable shakes? Legs and shoulders and arms shaking rapidly, heart beats fast. Tasted vomit once. Bornwith blood clot onbrain

My body goes into uncontrollable shakes? Legs and shoulders and arms shaking rapidly, heart beats fast. Tasted vomit once. Bornwith blood clot onbrain

Get seen: This needs to be evaluated as a likely seizure disorder by a specialist, based on what you describe. Brodsky the outlook for these problems is much better than in the past. ...Read more

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Leg randomly starts shaking what does this mean?

Leg shaking: You should be evaluated by a physician. You might have a neurological disorder such as huntington's disease, myoclonus, periodic limb movement disorder, or restless legs syndrome, etc. ...Read more

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I'm his girlfriend, he's 22, drinks sometimes, no drugs, he has trouble understanding people even when he focuses, he also moves a lot, swinging/shaking leg?

I'm his girlfriend, he's 22, drinks sometimes, no drugs, he has trouble understanding people even when he focuses, he also moves a lot, swinging/shaking leg?

Question?: Your description does not give enough information nor does it say what you are worried or asking about. If your boyfriend's behavior is causing you concern, the best advice is to talk to him about it. There are quite a number of things that could be going on including normal behavior. When you say he does not "understand people" are we talking hearing loss, cognitive problems, or language? ...Read more

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I hav hearitated disc. When I am sitting I cant lift my leg above a certain level that time my leg starting to shaking uncontrollably. .

I hav hearitated disc. When I am sitting I cant lift my leg above a certain level that time my leg starting to shaking uncontrollably. .

Herniated disc: You need to do PT first (physical Therapy). If you have any weakness of a muscle or persistent loss of sensation, see a spine spec soon. If not, try PT first. You will feel worse seated with a herniated disc. ...Read more

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Leg shaking while standing after 10 MG adderall ir. Will this go away over time or do I need to ask for a different med?

Leg shaking while standing after 10 MG adderall ir. Will this go away over time or do I need to ask for a different med?

Leg shaking.: Adderall, especially the immediate-release version, is a stimulant and as such can cause a symptom like this, as well as palpitations, sweats and anxiety. It should go away by day's end, and may not be a long-term effect, but you may want to consider the controlled-release version or another medication entirely. ...Read more

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A week ago, my body woke me up really early. My legs were stretched out, stiff, and slightly shaking for a few seconds. What could it be?

A week ago, my body woke me up really early. My legs were stretched out, stiff, and slightly shaking for a few seconds. What could it be?

Check up: There are too many possibilities from an imbalance of minerals in your body to some serious problems. See your primary care physician who can examine you and do lab tests. S/he will guide you to a solution. ...Read more

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Why my legs are always cold and my hands are always shaking?

Why my legs are always cold and my hands are always shaking?

Possible neuropathy: They are probably two different things...If you have abnormal sense of temperature with numbness and tingling in your feet or burning pain...You may have peripheral neuropathy.

As far as the tremor is concerned, they may be qualified further as occurring when at rest, posture holding or with action. ...Read more

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Is shaking your leg bad for the heart?

Shaking: You can shake your leg or shake your bootie, neither will be bad for your heart. ...Read more

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I feel very faint and my legs start shaking when I get up.?

Evaluation Needed: There are a myriad of diagnoses possible so you will need to go to your doctors for a comprehensive evaluation and treated appropriately. ...Read more

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I have plantar warts are painful, why my leg starts shaking?

I have plantar warts are painful, why my leg starts shaking?

See a dermatologist: Or podiatrist. Whatever is on your feet is so painful it affects your gait so your muscles are stressed. ...Read more

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Does Amitryptline when mixed with Perphenazine stop your leg from shaking? It shook when I just took Perphenazine by itself.

Leg shaking.: There are different causes for leg shaking. Combination of Amitriptyline and Perphenazine will very unlikely help leg shaking. ...Read more

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In situations that I am being tested my mind is at ease but my right leg is violently shaking. What is the problem? What can I do to stop it?

In situations that I am being tested my mind is at ease but my right leg is violently shaking. What is the problem? What can I do to stop it?

Relaxation training: Many people feel anxious wien being tested, however some people experience it cognitively (thinking), affectively (feeling anxious) or physiologically (body symptoms) or a combination of the above. Learning some relaxation techniques and exercises and rehearsing the being tested situation while using these is something a clinical psychologist could help with. ...Read more

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Hello sir I constantly feel like I don't have energy in my legs and arms. I feel like shaking or stretching my legs?

Hello sir I constantly feel like I don't have energy in my legs and arms. I feel like shaking or stretching my legs?

Multifactorial...: You might have vitamin, Iron protein deficiency. Get your stool examined. A Blood count will help. Not knowing your age, parity, other medications, tobacco and alcohol habit, FHx.......this much can be said. ...Read more

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Why is it that I start shaking whenever I get into a strong argument? My legs shake the most.

Why is it that I start shaking whenever I get into a strong argument? My legs shake the most.

? cataplexy: Intense emotion of any kind can prompt a knee-buckling - like your muscles are about to give out. Occasionally it can even involve the neck and head. This can be a symptom of narcolepsy. If you also experience hallucinations upon falling asleep - actually in the twilight before sleep - or upon awakening consider it. Also includes sleep paralysis and nap attacks. Diagnosis - multiple sleep latency. ...Read more

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Occasionally one of my legs will start to shake like I can feel it shaking and then I can fell a pulse sensation in my leg why is this?

Tremor: If you're experiencing true involuntary tremors of your leg, I recommend a consultation with a neurologist. In addition to a thorough neurological examination other appropriate tests will be ordered and may include testing calcium, magnesium, and potassium levels, electroencephalogram, cranial mri. ...Read more