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Can some one help me understand motor tics? How does the brain generate the tics?

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Dr. Mark Fisher
Neurology
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In brief: Tic generators

See http://www.webmd.com/brain/tic-disorders-and_twitches.

In brief: Tic generators

See http://www.webmd.com/brain/tic-disorders-and_twitches.
Dr. Mark Fisher
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Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics

In brief: MOTOR TICS RX

There are no specific rx.
Anticholinergic rx causes weight gain. Clonidine will cause fatigue and hypotension.Opiods and benzodiaxepines addiction, while antipsychotics side effects are dysphoria, tardive dyskinesia and parkinsonism.

In brief: MOTOR TICS RX

There are no specific rx.
Anticholinergic rx causes weight gain. Clonidine will cause fatigue and hypotension.Opiods and benzodiaxepines addiction, while antipsychotics side effects are dysphoria, tardive dyskinesia and parkinsonism.
Dr. Nela Cordero
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