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What to do if I have slight tremor in my hands due to muscle weakness?

Depends. It is not uncommon to have a very mild tremor after a strenuous workout. However, if your hands are getting tired quickly and/or if tremor just arises, you should have it examined by a physician. You may have something like a mild essential tremor to it being an early sign of something more worrisome. See a physician for a physical exam, diagnosis, and treatment plan. Read more...

I have a lot of fatigue, muscle weakness, fainting spells. Diagnosis hypothyroidism but months on Synthroid (thyroxine) brings little help. My dr's are clueless.

Not thyroid? If you're taking brand name replacement and the levels have been normal for several mos., the symptoms you're experiencing are not due to your thyroid - and you must have your doctors look at other potential disorders, which we cannot do over the internet. Read more...

Have swallowing, bowel, muscle weakness pain and burning, extreme tiredness, tremors etc is this ms?

Work up . You need a general workup including a physical exam and basic lab work including blood counts and thyroid panel ... Read more...
Many possibilities. Many disorders could cause your myriad symptoms, and would first see an internist and get thoroughly evaluated. If unanswered questions, get appointment with neurologist. MS diagnosis is based upon history, examination, and appropriate MRI findings, if other causes are excluded. Read more...

I started lamictal a week and a half ago. I've developed muscle weakness, hand tremors, and frequent urination. Is this normal? Will it go away?

Very concerning. You should notify your doctor of these symptoms at least by phone right away given the upcoming holiday, so that next steps can be agreed upon. The side effects you note are not uncommon but should not be ignored. As with many medications the list of side effects is extensive and some side effects are more serious than others. The urination change and muscle weakness need to be addressed quickly. Read more...

I'm 36yrs old. I'm suffering from muscle weakness all over my body specially with my arms and legs. Tremors in other part of my body also numbness.

Need workup. Your symptoms too nonspecific to give you a firm diagnosis in 400 characters or less. You should see your doctor for a full workup including thyroid analysis, metabolic survey, & other testing as appropriate depending upon what's found. Good luck. Try keeping track of the TREMORS as to whether they are more prominent with activity or at rest and if weakness comes and goes or constantly there. Read more...

Hi, I'm having tremors, muscle weakness, feet are dragging. Sensative arms feeling in arms and legs. Very painful, and I don't like to be touched. Stiff jaw.

Need evaluation. Many explanations, which might include thyroid problems, medication reactions, occult presentation of neurological disorder, toxins, chemical imbalances. Seek out your physician, get baseline studies, and decide on whether neurological consultation might make some sense. Read more...